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Aggregate Permit Holder and Company Fined a Total of $15,000 for Operating Quarry on Weekend

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Aggregate Permit Holder and Company Fined a Total of $15,000 for Operating Quarry on Weekend

Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry

Convicted - Jeffrey N. Chesher and Ontario Corporation 1106488

Location - Bass Lane Quarry Site, north of the Town of Bobcaygeon

Description of Offence - Contravening Conditions of Site Plan

Date of Offence - Saturday, May 28, 2016

Date of Conviction - Monday, July 23, 2018

Penalty Imposed - Jeffrey Chesher fined $5,000. Ontario Corporation 1106488, operating as Buckhorn Sand and Gravel, fined $10,000.

Background - Court heard that on Saturday, May 28, 2016, a conservation officer observed heavy equipment operating at the Bass Lane Quarry Site north of Bobcaygeon. One of the conditions of the site plan is that operations must not take place on weekends. 

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