2019 Nuclear Waste Management Symposium

Residents of Huron-Kinloss are invited to the 2019 Huron-Kinloss Nuclear Waste Management Symposium on Friday, August 23 from 8:30 am - 12:30 pm at the Ripley-Huron Community Centre.

The Symposium will provide an opportunity for Huron-Kinloss residents to learn more about Canada's plan for the long-term management of used nuclear fuel, how the Township is involved and the next steps in the site-selection process. Engineers, scientists and community engagement advisors from Nuclear Waste Management Organization (NWMO) provided presentations on a variety of topics including Bruce County Geology, Transportation Safety, Safety of a Deep Geological Repository and the Land Access Process. 

Lunch is provided. Pre-registration is required. Contact 519-395-3735 or edewar@huronkinloss.com to register. Space is limited.

New this year, will be the NWMO Mobile Learn More Centre. This interactive exhibit includes 3D models, interactive technology, hands-on learning opportunitites, videos, photos and more. Be sure to stop by and visit this unit between 8 am and 2 pm outside the Ripley-Huron Community Centre. 

On behalf of the Township of Huron-Kinloss and the Huron-Kinloss Nuclear Waste Community Advisory Committee, we would like to thank those who participated in our Nuclear Waste Management Symposium on August 10, 2018.

The presentations provided by NWMO during the Symposium have been uploaded and can be found in the right-hand column of this page.