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Public hearings for BlackRock mine project
COMEX announces that it will hold two public hearing sessions for the BlackRock mine project for the exploitation of a deposit for the production of a concentrate of iron-vanadium ore. The purpose of the hearings is to allow citizens to be inform, transmit opinions and ask questions about the modifications of the project since its authorization in 2013.
For more information on the project : BlackRock mining projet
Press release : Press release – BlackRock mine project
Sound recordings and submissions
Construction of forest access roads “H-Section West” and “I”: sound recordings and submissions relative to the public hearing of January 19th, 2016, in Waswanipi are now available.
Public hearing in Waswanipi on January 19
Project of construction of a forest access road in Sections H West and I : COMEX announces a public hearing in Waswanipi on December 8th 2015
Public hearing postponed
Construction of forest access roads “H-Section West” and “I”: COMEX hearing in Waswanipi postponed
Project of construction of a forest access road in Sections H West and I : COMEX announces a public hearing in Waswanipi on December 8th 2015.
Wood pellet facility in Chapais
The assessment report is now online (french only).
Forest access roads “H-Section West” and “I”
The assessment report is now public.
Meetings of the COMEX
COMEX 368 : November 19, 2018 – Quebec City
COMEX 369 : December 17, 2018 – Montréal
On Quebec Mines + Energy convention, a short course will be held on the risks and vulnerabilities of the mining sector to climate change and new requirements for their consideration in the context of the environmental and social review process of mining projects in the northern regions.Do not miss this short course. Register quickly !
2016-2017 Action Plan to Improve Public Participation
The action plan is now online.
Consultations conducted by the proponent: expectations of the COMEX
The expectations of the COMEX are now online. The purpose of this document is to clarify the needs and expectations of the COMEX so that during its project review, it can properly assess all information gathered during consultations held by the proponent.
Minutes and other documents
Annual report 2017-2018
The 2017-2018 annual report is now online.
2018-2019 Action Plan : Continuing with innovation
The 2018-2019 action plan is now online.
2017-2018 Action Plan Follow-up
COMEX presents the follow-up of actions taken as part of its 2017-2018 Action Plan for better integration of climate change and demystifying the environmental and social impact review procedure (extract from the 2017-2018 annual report).
2017-2018 Action Plan : For Better Integration of Climate Change and Demystifying the Environmental and Social Impact Review Procedure
Click on this link to access the document : 2017-2018 Action Plan
Québec Mines 2017
On November 20th, COMEX held its a course on environmental and social assessments in the territory of Eeyou Istchee James Bay as part of the Québec Mines seminar at the Québec City convention center. More than 30 people came to listen and talk to COMEX members.
Click on the following link to access the course content : COMEX_QCMines 2017-11-20
Annual Report 2015-2016
The 2015-2016 annual report is now online.
Minutes of the 331st, 332nd, 332-B, 333rd and 333-B meeting of the Review Committee
The Minutes of the 331st, 332nd, 332-B, 333rd and 333-B meeting of the Review Committee are now available.