Elsipogtog New Subdivision - Public Comments Invited

May 3, 2021 – Indigenous Services Canada must determine whether the proposed Elsipogtog New Subdivision, located in Elsipogtog First Nation, NB is likely to cause significant adverse environmental effects. To help inform this determination, Indigenous Services Canada is inviting comments from the public respecting that determination.

Written comments must be submitted by June 3, 2021 to:

Indigenous Services Canada

PO BOX 160

Amherst, NS

B4H 3Z3


The Proposed Project

Construction of a new, 20 lot subdivision in Elsipogtog First Nation, NB. Each lot will be approximately 1800m2 (30m x 60m). Construction activities include: a new municipal-type service roadway with water supply and sewer connection to residential lots. The work will consist of installation of environmental protection measures (e.g. silt fencing for erosion and sedimentation control); site grading and construction of ditch and drainage swales to control runoff; construction of the municipal roadway to services the subdivision; installation of water and sewer services (e.g. distribution/collection piping, service laterals); and installation of culverts for individual lot driveways.

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