Bilingual Public Meeting on Nuclear Waste at Chalk River

Come learn about the problem of nuclear waste at Chalk River next to the Ottawa River as well as what we can do to protect our water. All are welcome (simultaneous interpretation available).

When: Sunday, Nov 18 th , at 1PM. (Doors open at noon with networking, coffee and light lunch, and a photo show animated by Robert Del Tredici, Founder of the Atomic Photographers Guild.)

Where: Agora and Salle des fêtes, Maison du Citoyen, 25, Laurier st., Gatineau (Hull)


1. Showing of a video on the nuclear waste situation at Chalk River

2. Q and A session with the following participants:

  • Diego Creimer from the David Suzuki Foundation
  • Dr Éric Notebaert, Canadian Association of Physicians for the Environment
  • Dr Gordon Edwards, Canadian Coalition for Nuclear Responsibility
  • Elssa Martinez and Jason Phelps, Association of Property Owners, Old Fort William, Pontiac
  • Gilles Provost, Ralliement contre la pollution radioactive
  • Ginette Charbonneau, Ralliement contre la pollution radioactive
  • Ole Hendrickson, Concerned Citizens of Renfrew County and Area, Ontario
  • Patrick Nadeau, Ottawa Riverkeeper
  • Réal Lalande, Action climat Outaouais
  • Verna Polson, Chief of the Tribal Council of the Algonquin Anishinabeg Nation

Please RSVP. It is important so that we can plan the food etc. We look forward to seeing you!


Organized by Action climat Outaouais, le Conseil régional de l’environnement et du développement durable de l’Outaouais, Ottawa Riverkeeper, and le Ralliement contre la pollution radioactive.