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Hussar residents, Wheatland County council receive presentation by RemedX

Hussar residents, Wheatland County council receive presentation by RemedX

By Lacie Nairn, Local Journalism Initiative ReporterThe Drumheller Mail

Wed., April 14, 20212 min. read

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Calgary-essentially essentially based firm RemedX Remediation Services and products Inc invited residents from the Village of Hussar to support a chain of data classes in slack March, and the firm gave a presentation to Wheatland County council participants all thru the customary council meeting on Tuesday, April 6.

RemedX beforehand applied for a pattern allow for a Class II stable waste management facility east of Hussar and Highway 56, in rural Wheatland County; alternatively, all thru a public listening to in August 2020 residents of the village spoke at length in opposition to the proposed facility, and Wheatland County council voted against the flexibility.

“I did possess a like a flash conversation with the Mayor of Hussar (Corey Fisher) to let him know no utility has attain ahead at this point,” Wheatland County Reeve Amber Link talked about all thru the council meeting. “I did let Mayor Fisher know, council had been in some more high stage conversations round data superhighway hosting agreements, nonetheless no discussion about this particular pattern; and, of direction, I’d possess no house on a pattern earlier than a public listening to and listening to the total data all over the utility.”

Someday of the presentation to council, RemedX CEO Barry Flood referenced a identical region positioned shut to Breton in Brazeau County, approximately 100 kilometers southwest of Edmonton, which has been in operation since 2018.

The presentation additionally touched upon about a of the troubles Hussar residents introduced up all thru the general public listening to final year, including elevated web site traffic on situation roads and environmental issues.

“There are days at our region in the north (Breton) the build we salvage 50, 60 autos in a day,” acknowledged Mr. Flood. “The day gone by at our region, we had zero autos. We moderate about 10 to 12 autos per day over the year, in general heavenly spread out, so no longer in actuality noticeable.”

He added the huge majority of web site traffic would be alongside Highway 56 somewhat than alongside Highway 561.

Environmental issues such as soil contamination and odour are one other assert for Hussar residents, because the proposed facility would be positioned approximately three kilometers east of the village.

Division 1 Councillor Jason Wilson motioned for the presentation to be current by council as data as no utility for pattern has been introduced ahead. The motion used to be carried unanimously by council.

Hussar residents, Wheatland County council receive presentation by RemedX