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Coal Policy Committee tasked with engaging Albertans on coal development

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EDMONTON, AB – The province has put together a Coal Policy Committee tasked with engaging Albertans over the next several months.

Former Pincher Creek-Crowsnest MLA Fred Bradley will serve on the committee as will president of the Livingstone Landowners’ Group Bill Trafford and Piikani First Nation member Eric North Peigan.

Their first order of business is launching an online survey where you can share your thoughts on coal development in the province.

The engagement process will be designed and shared following the survey closing.

The committee is expected to provide a final report to Alberta’s Energy Minister by mid-November.

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Tina Karst

A Lethbridge College alumnus, Tina moved back to the community two years after convocation, in September 2007, to become a member of the CJOC News Team. She started as a weekend reporter/anchor and now serves as Associate News Director. When Tina’s not tracking down local news, she’s either busy at home with Jordan and their two kids or creating custom macrame pieces for a growing list of clients.

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