Township of Ignace

Ignace Takes Next Step in NWMO Site Selection Process

TheTownship of Ignace Council has resolved to continue learning about Canada�s plan for managing used nuclear fuel over the long term.  Nuclear Waste Management Organization (NWMO) is currently engaged in the Preliminary Assessment of Potential Feasibility � Feasibility Studies (Step 3), in their process to identify an informed and willing community to host a deep geological repository.

The feasibility study step of the siting process will determine whether Ignace has the potential to meet the detailed requirements for the repository project.  The decision does not commit the Township to becoming a host community. 


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