Trans Mountain Expansion Project public meetings planned for Langley

Series of roundtable and public townhall meetings set for Cascades Ballroom at Coast Hotel on July 27 and 28

  • Jul. 21, 2016 12:00 p.m.

Trans Mountain Expansion Project (TMX) Ministerial Panel has announced a series of public meetings scheduled to take place in Langley next week.

The Ministerial Panel was established to create further opportunities for people from potentially affected communities close to the proposed pipeline and shipping route to provide their views on the project.

A report of what the panel heard will be provided to the Minister of Natural Resources by Nov. 1, 2016, and will be made public.

More information available here.

Public Meetings in Langley

Members of the public who wish to learn more or express their views on the proposed project are invited to attend the following public meetings, which will be taking place at the Coast Hotel and Conference Centre (Cascades Ballroom), 20393 Fraser Hwy.

Dates, times and themes of meetings:

July 27 – 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. Theme: First Nations roundtable

July 27 – 3:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Theme: Public town hall

July 28 – 9 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. Theme: Local government roundtable

July 28 – 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Theme: Environmental NGO roundtable

July 28 – 2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. Theme: Labour and economic roundtable

While discussions will focus on issues relevant to local stakeholders, every effort will be made to hear the views of all members of the public in attendance. Generally, people will be asked to limit their comments to three to five minutes. No registration is required.

Participate online

The Public is also invited to express their views on the TMX project through a questionnaire or make submissions online by clicking here.

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