Public Notice

Saint John Airport Wastewater Treatment Facility Upgrades - Public Comments Invited

May 29, 2020 - Infrastructure Canada must determine whether the proposed Saint John Airport Wastewater Treatment Facility Upgrades project, located at Saint John Airport, is likely to cause significant adverse environmental effects.

To help inform this determination, Infrastructure Canada is inviting comments from the public respecting that determination. All comments received will be considered public [and amy be posted online]. For more information, individuals should consult the Privacy Notice on the Registry website (

Written comments must be submitted by June 30 2020,  to:

Marc Simard 



The Proposed Project:

The project consists of upgrading an aging wastewater treatment facility. The upgrades will include switching the facility from a chlorination disinfection system to a UV disinfection system, and will allow the new facility to process 170 cubic meters of wastewater per day, up from 105. More specifically, the project scope includes: - wastewater lift station, - 2 pump stations, and - 1 wastewater treatment plant The project will benefit the public by ensuring that wastewater effluent standards can reliably be met. Moreover, the project will accommodate future growth of the Saint John Airport, which is a vital piece of infrastructure serving travelers, locals, and businesses in southern New Brunswick.

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