News Release Article from  Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency

Lamont Railcar Storage Project: Public Comments Invited

February 15, 2016 — Ottawa — Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency

The Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency (the Agency) must decide whether a federal environmental assessment is required for the proposed Lamont Railcar Storage Project, located approximately three kilometres northwest of Lamont, Alberta.

To assist in making its decision, the Agency is seeking comments from the public on the project and its potential effects on the environment. All comments received will be considered public.

Written comments must be submitted by March 7, 2016 to:

Lamont Railcar Storage Project
Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency
9700 Jasper Avenue, Suite 1145
Edmonton, AB T5J 4C3
Telephone: 780-495-2037
Fax: 780-495-2876

Quick Facts

  • The Agency is seeking public comments on the summary of the project description for the proposed Lamont Railcar Storage Project.
  • As a next step, the Agency will post a decision on its website stating whether an environmental assessment is required. If one is required, the public will have three more opportunities to comment on the project.
  • More information on this project is available on the Canadian Environmental Assessment Registry website, reference number 80119.
  • The Agency administers the federal environmental assessment process, which identifies the environmental effects of proposed projects and measures to address those effects, in support of sustainable development.

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Karen Fish
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Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency

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