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ARCHIVED – Allocation of Funds for Participation in the Public Hearing for Towerbirch Expansion

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On 20 July 2015, the Board made available $150,000 under its PFP to facilitate participation in the public hearing for the Towerbirch Expansion Project. Four eligible applications were received, with a total funding request for $591,920.

The Funding Review Committee (FRC), an independent committee established by the Board, reviews applications for participant funding, and provides recommendations on funding awards. Following a review of the FRC recommendations, the Board’s Executive Vice President, Regulatory, accepted the FRC’s recommendations and approved the following funding awards:

Funding Awards
Applicant Amount awarded
Blueberry River First Nations $52,000
Canadian Association of Energy and Pipeline Landowners Associations $52,000
Saulteau First Nations $44,000
West Moberly First Nations $52,000
Total $200,000
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