L’Isle-aux-Allumettes votes in support of parliamentary commission
Article published on 6 June 2019
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During the municipality of l’Isle-aux-Allumettes monthly meeting, which was held on Wednesday, many topics of importance were discussed, such as the municipality’s support for the a parliamentary commission to investigate the management of Hydro Dams on the Ottawa river, as adopted by the municipality of Mansfield on May 8th. Mayor Winston Suntrum, gave more details.

The Municipality of l’Isle-aux-Allumettes will also be organizing two public meetings in the near future, Winston Sunstrum explains:

The full interview with Winston Sunstrum is available here.

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