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Ministerial Exemption Granted for Baffinland Iron Mines' Mary River Phase 2 proposal

News Release

Please see the attached correspondence from Minister Valcourt regarding Baffinland Iron Mines Corporation's application for exemption from the North Baffin Regional Land Use Plan.

Baffinland Iron Mines Request Exemption from North Baffin Regional Land Use Plan

News Release

Following the Commission's negative conformity determination, and recent correspondence regarding a potential plan amendment, Baffinland Iron Mines has requested an exemption from conformity with the North Baffin Regional Land Use Plan for the Mary River Phase 2 proposal:

2015-05-21 BIM Ltr Re Proposed Mary River Phase 2 Application for Exemption.pdf

Notice of Public Hearing on the Draft Nunavut Land Use Plan

News Release

Please see the attached Notice of Public Hearing on the Draft Nunavut Land Use Plan.

Negative Conformity Determination Recommendation from NPC staff for Baffinland Iron Mines Corporation's Phase 2 Project Proposal

News Release

Please see the attached Negative Conformity Determination Recommendation from NPC staff for BIMC's Phase 2 Project Proposal, and related documents that were considered by Commissioners when making their final decision.

Nunavut Planning Commission's Conformity Determination on the Baffinland Iron Mines Corporation's Phase 2 Project Proposal

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Please see attached Cover Letter, Nunavut Planning Commission's Conformity Determination, and Press Release

BIMC Amendment Mary River Project Phase 2 NWB 2AM MRY1325 DFO 07-HCAA-CA Feb 15 ltr CD.pdf

Nunavut Planning Commission Welcomes New Chair

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Please see the attached Press Release regarding the appointment of Mr. Hunter Tootoo as the Nunavut Planning Commission's Chairperson.

Updated Version of the Draft Nunavut Land Use Plan

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The Nunavut Planning Commission made available an updated version of the Draft Nunavut Land Use Plan and Options and Recommendations document. More information is available on the Downloads page and Consultation Record.

Press Release: Suspension of Draft Nunavut Land Use Plan Public Hearing

News Release

Please see the attached Press Release regarding the suspension of the Draft Nunavut Land Use Plan Public Hearing.

New Dates * February - March Community Consultation Schedule

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Community Consultation Schedule

The Commission will host workshops and gather feedback on the Draft Plan in every Nunavut municipality, as well as with the Inuit of Nunavik and the Athabasca and Manitoba Denesuline over the next year. Additional dates to be determined.