Aggregate Permit Holder and Company Fined a Total of $15,000 for Operating Quarry on Weekend
Convicted - Jeffrey N. Chesher and Ontario Corporation 1106488
Location - Bass Lane Quarry Site, north of the Town of Bobcaygeon
Description of Offence - Contravening Conditions of Site Plan
Date of Offence - Saturday, May 28, 2016
Date of Conviction - Monday, July 23, 2018
Penalty Imposed - Jeffrey Chesher fined $5,000. Ontario Corporation 1106488, operating as Buckhorn Sand and Gravel, fined $10,000.
Background - Court heard that on Saturday, May 28, 2016, a conservation officer observed heavy equipment operating at the Bass Lane Quarry Site north of Bobcaygeon. One of the conditions of the site plan is that operations must not take place on weekends.