Unama’ki tar ponds steering committee tours site

Cape Breton Post
Fri., June 22, 2007

SYDNEY - Cape Breton’s five First Nation communities formed the Unama’ki tar ponds steering committee to secure maximum benefit from the $400-million tar ponds cleanup project. Members of the steering committee toured the site this week to get a first-hand look at the extent of the project. From left, Frank Potter, president Sydney Tar Ponds Agency, Kevin Johnson of Eskasoni, Gerald Toney of Shubenacadie, Dan Christmas of Membertou, and Patricia Bernard, Wagcobah.
Submitted by Owen Fitzgerald