PECFN is hosting a gala dinner by highly-regarded chef Michael Hoy, plus art auction, on Saturday, April 12 at the Picton Curling Club. Purpose: to raise funds for its continuing appeal of the Ostrander Point wind project approval. Last year’s dinner by Michael Hoy was a sellout, so it’s advisable to reserve early. For more information and to reserve online, click HERE, or phone Sandra at 613-393-5577.
To bring you up to date, PECFN’s earlier ERT win last July, on grounds of serious and irreversible harm to Blanding’s turtle, was reversed in February by Ontario’s Divisional Court. This means that the project is back to its earlier approved status. PECFN has applied to Ontario’s Court of Appeal to hear an appeal of the controversial Divisional Court decision. If its application is successful (decision several months from now), the further appeal will take several more months. Read more