• The continuous and ongoing operation and maintenance of the existing NWT public highway system within the permit corridor along the Mackenzie Highway (NWT #1) Corridor between km 0 (AB/NT border) and km 278 (Axe Handle area) and includes:
    • Mackenzie Highway (NWT #1) km 0 to km 278;
    • the Kakisa and Hart Lake access roads;
    • pullouts and rest areas; and
    • other minor roads and accesses along the Mackenzie Highway Corridor – Waterfall Route and as listed under the Public Highways Act as Commissioners Land for the Government of the NWT and includes all highways, roadways, and other transportation infrastructure.
  • Work activities also include:
    • roadway and right-of way maintenance;
    • rehabilitation or reconstruction;
    • bridge structure maintenance;
    • culvert installation;
    • maintenance of drainage channels;
    • establishment and maintenance of drainage channels;
    • excavation or extraction of granular materials;
    • production of aggregates; and
    • roadway surfacing.
  • The Permit area will be 2 kilometres in width, 1 kilometre on each side of the existing public highway/roadway centerline through the entire length of the permit corridor including access and minor roads as listed in the Public Highways Act;
  • To access existing or future quarry areas within and outside the 2-kilometre corridor;
  • To develop new or further develop existing borrow areas to obtain granular borrow materials, common materials, blast rock  (including use of explosives), rip-rap, clay, and sand and gravel from areas outside the existing 60-metre wide public highway corridors through applications to GNWT - Lands for quarrying permits;
  • To carry out geotechnical investigations in the search for gravels and rock and for gathering preliminary engineering information for the design of foundations for roadways, bridges, and other structures (as required);
  • To place and maintain granular stockpiles at existing or approved quarry sites for the purpose of ongoing operations and maintenance of the public highway system within the permit corridor;
  • To place temporary construction/work camps at existing quarry or previously developed sites within the permit corridor for the purpose of carrying out operations and maintenance of the public highway system and other roadways within the permit corridor;
  • To temporarily store construction, operations, and maintenance equipment at the various existing quarry or other previously developed sites within the permit corridor while carrying out these activities in the area;
  • To access water sources for the ongoing operations and maintenance of the public highway system within the permit corridor;
  • Use and operation of fuel storage tanks in various sizes located at the temporary construction/work camp locations;
  • To access 1 kilometre (1000 metres) on each side (left and right) of the public highway/roadway center line for the purpose of carrying out granular and geotechnical investigations, quarry pit development, drainage channel construction, stockpiling granular and other construction materials, and placement of temporary construction/work camps;
  • To construct and maintain sand and sand/salt storage facilities at strategic locations along the designated highway corridor; and
  • To construct, operate, and maintain pullouts/rest areas at strategic locations along the designated highway corridor.

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1. Permit - Licence - Other Issuances

All Issuances
Document Received/Sent Uploaded
MV2017X0019 - GNWT-INF - Amendment Approval Letter - Sept20-18.pdf (728.57 KB) September 20, 2018 September 27, 2018
MV2017X0019 - GNWT - Dept of Infrastructure - Issuance Letter with Permit-Conditions and RFD - Type A LUP - May15-17.pdf (1.29 MB) May 15, 2017 May 23, 2017
External Authorizations
Document Received/Sent Uploaded
MV2017X0019 - GNWT-INF - GNWT - QP Issuance - 2018QP0027 - Oct10-18.pdf (312.99 KB) October 10, 2018 October 11, 2018
MV2017X0019 - GNWT - INF - GNWT Quarry Permit Acknowledgement Letter and Consultation Letter - Sept6_18.pdf (898.15 KB) September 6, 2018 September 7, 2018
MV2017X0019 - GNWT-INF - Quarry Permit Issuance Letter - 2018QP0015 - GNWT Lands - Mar26-18.pdf (414.44 KB) March 26, 2018 March 26, 2018
MV2017X0019 - GNWT-DOI - QP Issuance Letter - 2018QP0012 - GNWT Lands - Mar5-18.pdf (423.67 KB) March 5, 2018 March 6, 2018
MV2017X0019 - GNWT-DOI - QP Issuance Letter - 2018QP0013 - GNWT Lands - Mar5-18.pdf (405.96 KB) March 5, 2018 March 6, 2018
MV2017X0019 - GNWT-INF - QP 2018QP0002 Issuance Letter - GNWT Lands - Jan11-18.pdf (411.94 KB) January 11, 2018 January 12, 2018
MV2017X0019 - GNWT-INF - Issuance of QP 2017QP0031 - GNWT Lands - Sept26-17.pdf (407.49 KB) September 26, 2017 September 27, 2017
MV2017X0019 - GNWT-INF - QP Issuance - 2017QP0022 - GNWT Lands - Aug24-17.pdf (267.95 KB) August 24, 2017 August 25, 2017
MV2017X0019 - GNWT-INF - QP Issuance - 2017QP0023 - GNWT Lands - Aug24-17.pdf (267.15 KB) August 24, 2017 August 25, 2017

2. Initial/Renewal Application

Application and Related Docs
Document Received/Sent Uploaded
MV2017X0019 - GNWT - Dept of Infrastructure - Issuance - Staff Report and Comments - May15-17.pdf (1.18 MB) May 15, 2017 May 23, 2017
MV2017X0019 - GNWT - DOT - New Permit Application - Request for Comment - Apr6-17.pdf (115.19 KB) April 6, 2017 April 7, 2017
MV2017X0019 - GNWT - DOT - Complete Letter.pdf (369.92 KB) April 6, 2017 April 6, 2017
MV2017X0019 - GNWT-DOT - Application-March23-17.pdf (11.59 MB) March 31, 2017 April 3, 2017
MV2017X0019 - GNWT - DOT - Draft Conditions.docx (63.03 KB) April 3, 2017 April 3, 2017
Preliminary Screening
Document Received/Sent Uploaded
MV2017X0019 - GNWT-INF - Amendment - Preliminary Screening - Sept20-18.pdf (406.64 KB) September 20, 2018 September 27, 2018

3. Amendment Application

Application and Related Docs
Document Received/Sent Uploaded
MV2017X0019 - GNWT - INF - Amendment - Staff Report and Comments - Sept20-18.pdf (550.03 KB) September 20, 2018 September 27, 2018
MV2017X0019 - GNWT-INF - Amendment Application - Location of Activities - Aug2-18.pdf (1.16 MB) August 2, 2018 August 2, 2018
Consultations - Reviews - Work Plans
Document Received/Sent Uploaded
MV2017X0019 - GNWT-INF - Reqeust for comments on the Amendment Application - Aug10-18.pdf (218.28 KB) August 10, 2018 August 14, 2018

5. Reports and Studies