Island Regulatory and Appeals Commission (the "Commission") has received a
proposal to establish the Greater Three Rivers Area municipality (the "Proposal") pursuant to section 15 of the
Municipal Government Act, RSPEI 1988, c M-12.1 (the "Act").
The applicants propose to establish the Greater Three
Rivers Area municipality. Existing municipalities and unincorporated areas
which may be affected include the incorporated municipalities of
Brudenell, Cardigan, Georgetown, Lorne Valley, Lower Montague, Montague, and
Valleyfield, and the unincorporated communities in the
Cardigan, Georgetown, and Montague Fire Districts, as outlined in
the map below.
The proposal states that the estimated population of
the area that may be affected is approximately 7,500 individuals.
SEE THE PROPOSAL
A copy of the proposal
can be obtained by clicking
OBJECT OR COMMENT
Any individual or municipality wishing to object to
the proposal can do so by submitting Form MGA-MR-2 (Objection to a Proposal
to Establish, Restructure, Dissolve a Municipality) (the "Objection Form")
to the Commission prior to Tuesday, May 22, 2018 at 4:00 p.m.
The Objection Form can be
obtained by clicking
here or at the Commission’s
office located on the 5th Floor of the National Bank Tower, 134 Kent Street,
Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island.
Any individual or municipality wishing to comment on
the Proposal, other than to object, may submit written comments to the
Commission prior to Tuesday, May 22, 2018 at 4:00 p.m.
The Objection Form or any written comments may be
submitted to the Commission by email at
Island Regulatory and Appeals Commission
P.O. Box 577
Charlottetown, PE C1A 7L1
Attn: Jonah Clements
If the Commission determines that a public hearing is
necessary, then a Notice of Hearing will be published by the Commission in
accordance with section 17 of the Act.
at Charlottetown, this 19th day of April, 2018.