Public Notice
Springbank Off-Stream Reservoir Project — Public Comments Invited

April 30, 2018 – The Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency (the Agency) is conducting a federal environmental assessment for the proposed Springbank Off-Stream Reservoir Project, located 15 kilometres west of Calgary, Alberta.

Public Comment Period

The Agency invites the public and Indigenous groups to comment on the potential environmental effects of the project and the proposed measures to prevent or mitigate those effects as described in the summary of the Environmental Impact Statement submitted by the proponent, Alberta Transportation.

All comments received will be considered public. Written comments in either official language must be submitted by May 31, 2018 to:

Springbank Off-Stream Reservoir Project
Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency
Canada Place
9700 Jasper Avenue, Suite 1145
Edmonton, Alberta T5J 4C3
Telephone: 780-495-2037

Map depicting the location of the project, as described in the current document.

To view the summary of the Environmental Impact Statement or for more information on the project, visit the Agency's website at (Registry reference number 80123). Printed copies are available upon request and are also available for viewing at the following locations:

  • Bragg Creek Community Centre
    23 White Avenue
    Bragg Creek, Alberta
  • Cochrane Public Library
    405 Railway Street West
    Cochrane, Alberta
  • Calgary Public Library
    616 Macleod Trail SE
    Calgary, Alberta

Information Sessions

Information sessions on the environmental assessment of the project will be held in Springbank and Calgary. During these sessions, participants will be able to speak with representatives of the Agency and Alberta Transportation, the proponent.

Tuesday, May 22, 2018 from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Wild Wild West Event Centre
67 Commercial Court
Springbank, Alberta

Thursday, May 24, 2018 from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
First Calgary Church of the Nazarene
65 Richard Way SW
Calgary, Alberta

For more information on the Agency's privacy policies, consult the Privacy Notice on its website at

Document reference number: 18

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