Sask. First Nations prepared to call for blockade at proposed road site where artifacts discovered – CBC

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Gravel road construction in western Sask. on hold until July 1, while project is reviewed

Jun 12, 2019

A controversial road project west of Biggar, Sask., could face a First Nations blockade if construction is approved next month.

Ancient Indigenous artifacts were recently discovered on the proposed route of the new gravel road.

Construction was originally slated to begin this week, but was put on hold for one month while officials with the Rural Municipality of Winslow review the project.

Read More: https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/saskatoon/sask-first-nations-prepared-to-call-for-blockade-at-proposed-road-site-where-artifacts-discovered-1.5171568

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