Burnco Rock Products, out of Calgary, proposes a gravel pit at the north end of Howe Sound.

Despite the nothing short of miraculous recovery that Howe Sound has made over the past many years, Burnco, who has made some hefty donations to BC's Liberal party, is proposing an expected 77 hectares where this crushing and processing plant will run 24/7/7 and projects to employ about a dozen workers.

The complete story by Rafe Mair can be found at www.TheTyee.ca

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