Opinion Piece published in the Charlottetown Guardian, December 7, 2017
By Catherine O’Brien and Marie Ann Bowden
The Coalition for the Protection of PEI Water recently met to discuss the newest draft of the Water Act. After an inclusive and thorough participatory process, we are disappointed that no public consultation was allowed for this final draft.
Though we do see some very positive additions, we feel it is important to point out some significant gaps within the draft Water Act that are of great concern. We hope that some changes and amendments can be made before this Bill becomes law. Continue reading “Coalition Suggests Improvements to Water Act”