It’s happening Wednesday, Feb. 12

 By: Maija Hoggett

The Porcupine Watershed Open House is being held at the Maurice Londry Community Centre in South Porcupine. Maija Hoggett/TimminsToday

If you have questions about the health of Porcupine Lake, when the pumping stations will be online, or your environmental legal rights — an open house this week could have the answers.

The Porcupine Watershed Open House is being held Wednesday, Feb. 12 from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Maurice Londry Community Centre in South Porcupine.

It’s a chance to talk directly with experts from the Friends of the Porcupine River Watershed (FPRW), City of Timmins, Canadian Environmental Law Association (CELA), Newmont Porcupine, Porcupine Health Unit, Mattagami Region Conservation Authority, Lakeshore Gold and Glencore Kidd.

Brenda Torresan, FPRW president, is hoping to get a large crowd out.

She said everyone, not just people who live in South Porcupine and Porcupine, is welcome to stop by and ask questions.

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