More than 900 residents respond to Site C

The Site C Round Two Consultation summary shows over 900 residents participated in the report.

BC Hydro spokesperson David Conway says the summary shows peoples main concern was the proposed dam’s local impact. [asset|aid=951|format=mp3player|formatter=asset_bonus|title=7c3d1d5201c793da3f1c818c1806c581-David Conway 1_1_Pub.mp3]

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More than 300 suggestions for an alternative for Site C were submitted during the consultations. Mr. Conway says the suggestions will be sent to government along with environmental, technical and financial information in late 2009. [asset|aid=952|format=mp3player|formatter=asset_bonus|title=7c3d1d5201c793da3f1c818c1806c581-David Conway 2_1_Pub.mp3]

Stage three is an approximate two year environment assessment. It will come next should the government approve.

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