Montrealers protest Ray-Mont Logistiques container website mission – Montreal |

Montrealers protest Ray-Mont Logistiques container site project - Montreal |

2021-09-19 06:26:21

A protest towards including a container website, known as the Ray-Mont Logistiques mission, was held this afternoon in Place Simon-Lavois within the district of Hochelaga Maisonneuve by the group group known as Mobilisation 6600.

The mission is a part of the CAQ’s “Avantage St-Laurent” financial imaginative and prescient nevertheless it includes equipment operation 24/7 so it could possibly deal with 100 vehicles a day, 1,000 vans passing and 10,000 containers saved on-site.

“We can’t settle for that our neighbourhood goes to be reworked or destroyed or disturbed by an enterprise that represents 10,000 containers, that’s going to place concrete in every single place, 1,000 vans — that’s means an excessive amount of for this neighbourhood,” stated Cassandre Charbonneau-Jobin, spokesperson for Mobilisation 6600.

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“This previous week, I’ve offered a petition to the Nationwide Meeting asking that the minister of setting calls on his personal accord an setting inquiry on the mission l’Assomption Sud the place Ray-Mont Logistique desires to do an enormous mannequin platform,” stated Alexandre Leduc, district deputy of Hochelaga Maisonneuve.

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Leduc has additionally filed an examination to the petition that he hopes will add stress so the folks in the neighborhood can get some solutions and correct details about the mission itself.

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The St.Lawrence river may even be threatened by this mission, as there will probably be a rise within the transportation of products on the river.

“There’s massive dangers, there’s environmental dangers about this mission, lots of people are indignant about it as a result of it’s very near properties, it’s very near a comparatively calm neighbourhood,” stated Leduc.

Over 300 folks gathered in the present day to boost their voices, demand an answer and cease the mission held by Ray-Mont Logistiques.

“Our mission is to place stress on all ranges of presidency — we’re speaking in regards to the metropolis, the provincial authorities and the federal authorities — to work collectively to give you the answer in order that Ray-Mont Logistiques doesn’t come to our neighbourhood,” stated Charbonneau-Jobin.

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