March, 2016

Shire Hall Filled to capacity — Proposed Road User Agreement Deferred

March 31, 2016 Borys Holowacz Latest Posts

Committee of the Whole Meeting – Proposed Road User AgreementThe attendance at today's meeting was outstanding. … Posted by Save The South Shore on Thursday, March 31, 2016

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Call to Action – Please attend Committee of the Whole tomorrow, Thursday March 31 at 1 p.m. at Shire Hall

March 30, 2016 Borys Holowacz Latest Posts

This is a reminder that the Committee of the Whole is meeting tomorrow, Thursday March 31 at 1 p.m. at Shire Hall. … Posted by Save The South Shore on Wednesday, March 30, 2016

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Ontario Divisional Court dismisses appeal for a stay on vegetation clearing — Orville Walsh

March 30, 2016 Borys Holowacz Latest Posts

Dear APPEC Members,Late this afternoon we received word from the Ontario Divisional Court that our appeal of the motion… Posted by Save The South Shore on Wednesday, March 30, 2016

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Hearing to be held for APPEC’s motion for a stay before the Divisional Court in Toronto today — Orville Walsh

March 29, 2016 Borys Holowacz Latest Posts

Dear APPEC Members,There will be a hearing at 2:15 pm today of APPEC's motion for a stay. The hearing before the… Posted by Save The South Shore on Tuesday, March 29, 2016

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APPEC will be making an application as an urgent matter to the Ontario Divisional Court — Orville Walsh

March 25, 2016 Borys Holowacz Latest Posts

Dear APPEC Members, Earlier today APPEC’s legal counsel Eric Gillespie notified WPD and the Ministry of the Environment and Climate Change of APPEC’s intent to appeal the ERT’s dismissal of our stay motion. This legal action is considered to be necessary following the ERT’s decision this week to not allow APPEC’s motion.  WPD still plans […]

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Today’s meeting has been cancelled due to weather!

March 24, 2016 Borys Holowacz Latest Posts

UPDATE March 24 – Today’s committee of the whole meeting has been cancelled due to treacherous weather, and rescheduled for Thursday, March 31st at 1pm.http://countylive.ca/blog/?p=59091 Posted by Save The South Shore on Thursday, March 24, 2016

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Stay on clearing vegetation wpd White Pines site denied — Orville Walsh President, APPEC

March 23, 2016 Borys Holowacz Latest Posts

Dear APPEC Supporters, As you know APPEC submitted a motion for a stay stopping all physical activity in the White Pines project area.  The stay motion that was submitted to the Environmental Review Tribunal (ERT) on March 5, was considered necessary after WPD notified APPEC that it would start clearing vegetation at the project site the following week. We received notice from the Environmental Review […]

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Call to action Committee of the Whole meeting on Thursday March 24, 2016 at 1:00 pm

March 23, 2016 Borys Holowacz Latest Posts

Tomorrow is a very important day in the County.  County Council will be asked to vote against a motion brought by staff which asks for approval of a Road Use Agreement (RUA) and a Community Benefit Agreement (CBA) with wpd – the German company behind the White Pines Industrial Wind Turbine project on the South […]

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wpd White Pines update — Orville Walsh President, APPEC

March 22, 2016 Borys Holowacz Latest Posts

Dear APPEC Supporters, The ERT met briefly Monday (via teleconference) with the Parties in the appeal of the White Pines wind project to discuss next steps in the proceedings.  Following the Tribunal’s finding of serious and irreversible harm to Little Brown Bats and to the Blanding’s turtle WPD will be attempting to provide new evidence that they can come up with mitigation […]

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Mayor Quaiff’s email to council regarding proposed Road Users Agreement and a Community Benefit Agreement

March 22, 2016 Borys Holowacz Latest Posts

My Fellow Colleagues, I send you this message as my feelings and opinion on the agenda item we will deal with this Thursday about wpd, the following excerpt are my thoughts. The motions we are asked to consider on Thursday represent by far the worst situation that we have had to confront for the good […]

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Turbine agreement before council called ‘premature’ and ‘manipulative’ article Sue Capon, Countylive.ca

March 21, 2016 Borys Holowacz Latest Posts

Mayor Quaiff sees several deficiencies in the proposed agreements and agrees their acceptance would strengthen wpd’s… Posted by Save The South Shore on Monday, March 21, 2016

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Message from Myrna Wood regarding a proposed Road Users Agreement and a Community Benefit Agreement

March 20, 2016 Borys Holowacz Latest Posts

PEC  Council is being asked to approve of White  Pines project on Thursday March 24 at 1pm Shire Hall.  We need you to let  your Councillor know that entering into an agreement NOW with wpd is premature.  PEC Council Committee of the Whole will be considering agreements proposed by wpd – a Road Users Agreement and a […]

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Natural habitat photos from the White Pines site — wpd demands clearing the site now

March 19, 2016 Borys Holowacz Latest Posts

Only days after the Environmental Review Tribunal found that the White Pines wind project will cause serious and irreversible harm to animal life wpd, the developer is proposing to start clearing vegetation on the project site. Many types of vegetation would be cleared at the wind project site, as these photos show. Most of the […]

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Update on APPEC’s motion for stay against wind developer WPD — issued by Orville Walsh

March 13, 2016 Borys Holowacz Latest Posts

Dear APPEC Supporters:j As you know WPD said that it will start vegetation clearing for the White Pines project on Monday, March 14 despite having its REA suspended by the Environmental Review Tribunal.  APPEC has responded with a motion for a stay on any physical activity on the project site. At this time the Tribunal […]

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Developer wpd Wants To Start Work at White Pines — article by Paula Peel

March 11, 2016 Borys Holowacz Latest Posts

In responding to APPEC’s motion WPD provided a photograph of the type of heavy machinery that it intends to utilize onsite.  Less than four days after the Environmental Review Tribunal’s (ERT) decision that the White Pines wind project will cause serious and irreversible harm WPD says that it will start vegetation clearing on the project […]

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MPP Todd Smith MPP video calling on the Government to halt WPD construction — Question Period, Ontario Legislature

March 9, 2016 Borys Holowacz Latest Posts

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“We could be looking at a White Pines 2” states councillor Steve Ferguson – article by Quinte News

March 9, 2016 Borys Holowacz Latest Posts

At its meeting Tuesday night, council unanimously voted 13-0 to support the resolution.“Time is of the essence,… Posted by Save The South Shore on Wednesday, March 9, 2016

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Developer wpd White Pines intends to begin clearing vegetation – statement by Orville Walsh, president of APPEC

March 7, 2016 Borys Holowacz Latest Posts

Posted by Save The South Shore on Sunday, March 6, 2016

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How a turtle toppled industrial wind turbines — by Robin Baranyai, Special to Postmedia Network

March 5, 2016 Borys Holowacz Latest Posts

Prince Edward County, an island community of sprawling farms and wineries, has rallied against a 29-turbine installation… Posted by Save The South Shore on Saturday, March 5, 2016

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Migratory Birds — Article by Rick Conroy, March 2, 2016 issue of The Wellington Times

March 4, 2016 Borys Holowacz Latest Posts

Posted by Save The South Shore on Friday, March 4, 2016

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March 2nd Amherst Island ERT Update — Association to Protect Amherst Island

March 3, 2016 Borys Holowacz Latest Posts

Read below for Wednesday's testimony into the Amherst Island Environmental Tribunal hearings. Posted by Save The South Shore on Thursday, March 3, 2016

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Tribunal upholds appeal against Prince Edward County wind-turbine project –Toronto Star article by Jim Coyle

March 1, 2016 Borys Holowacz Latest Posts

Posted by Save The South Shore on Tuesday, March 1, 2016

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