Vessel Operation Restriction Regulations Committee
Public Input Collection Process
Participate between June 1 and July 25, 2020
There have been growing community concerns about waterway safety along the Pinawa Channel and the Lee River. To address these issues, the Rural Municipality of Lac du Bonnet has established the, Vessel Operation Restriction Regulations Committee (VORR), to gather information, receive public input, and report recommendations to the Rural Municipality of Lac du Bonnet.
The recommendations made by the VORR Committee will be reviewed by the Rural Municipality Council, with the goal of submitting an application to Transport Canada to have safety regulations put in place.
Between June 1 and August 11, 2020, the Committee will:
1 Conduct a Community Survey;
2. Host 3 Public Forums:
a. Wednesday, June 24th, at the Rural Municipality Office 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.
b. Friday, July 10th at Granite Hills (Osprey Boat Launch) 6:00 to 8:00 p.m.
c. Saturday, July 25th at Fernwood Picnic Shelter 9:00 to 11:00 a.m.
3. Research efforts made in other similar communities;
4. Work with partners and stakeholders to make recommendations to improve waterway safety; and,
5. Present the VORR Recommendations Report to the Rural Municipality of Lac du Bonnet.
OWN PROPERTY ALONG THE LEE RIVER OR PINAWA CHANNEL
REGULARLY USE THESE WATERWAYS FOR RECREATION
If you would like to participate or share information with VORR, please contact Scott Jones, Chairperson, email@example.com.
To participate in the Community Waterway Safety Survey, please use the link below to conduct your survey online with SurveyMonkey or Download the PDF file to print and submit to the Rural Municipality Office.