The Mining Act revolution will not stop

By: Northern Ontario Business Staff

Marathon Mayor Rick Dumas says his council's support behind a regional movement to slow down the government's timetable for making changes to the Mining Act will go unheeded by Queen's Park.

Marathon supported a letter by Atikokan Mayor Dennis Brown asking Northern Development and Mines Minister Michael Gravelle for public consultation meetings prior to the McGuinty government introducing new legislation to modernize the 100-year-old act this fall….Northern Ontario Business