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Canadian Navigable Waters Act

Avis public Grand-Sault

Environment and Climate Change Canada hereby gives notice that an application has been made to the Minister of Transport, pursuant to the Canadian Navigable Waters Act for approval of the work described herein and its site and plans.

Pursuant to paragraph 7(2) of the said Act, Environment and Climate Change Canada has deposited with the Minister of Transport, on the on-line Common Project Search Registry (, and under the NPP File Number 2024-212261. A description of the following work, its site, and plans:

Removal of the existing cableway (aerial cable decommission) spanning the Saint John River at the Water Survey of Canada’s hydrometric station, Saint John River at Grand Falls (01AF002). The hydrometric station is located at 47° 2' 20" N, 67° 44' 23" W in Grand Falls, Victoria County, in the Province of New Brunswick. The cableway extends from the west bank of the river which is located along Power Road off West River Road in Grand Falls, to the east bank of the river which is accessible from Highway 105 (Undine Road) at Roy Street in Drummond.

Comments regarding the effect of this work on marine navigation can be sent through the Common Project Search site mentioned above under the Comment section (search by the above referenced file number) or, if you do not have access to the internet, by sending your comments directly to: Navigation Protection Program – Transport Canada, 6th Floor - 95 Foundry St, Moncton, New Brunswick, E1C 5H7, Canada.

Transport Canada (TC) will not make your comments on a project available to the public on the online public registry. However, any information related to a work is considered as unclassified public record and could be accessible upon legal request. As such, the information and records provided should not contain confidential or sensitive information. If you want to provide confidential or sensitive information that you think should not be made public, please contact TC before submitting it.

However, comments will be considered only if they are in writing (electronic means preferable) and are received not later than 30 days after the publication of the last notice. Although all comments conforming to the above will be considered, no individual response will be sent.

Posted at Grand Falls, New Brunswick this 29th day of May, 2024.

Environment and Climate Change Canada


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