Meeting Categories: 2016 CWG Meetings

Meeting #50 December 14, 2016

The CWG discussed internal business and made plans for their 2017 work program. QUOTE FOR THE DAY: Oxford Dictionaries last month selected post-truth — “relating to or denoting circumstances in which objective facts are less influential in shaping public opinion than appeals to emotion and personal belief” — as the international word of the year.

Meeting #49 November 9, 2016

Tonto National Forest representatives provided an overview of the current Apache Leap Special Management Area planning process and discussed details with CWG members. QUOTE FOR THE DAY: Everything we hear is an opinion, not a fact. Everything we see is a perspective, not the truth. Marcus Aurelius  

Meeting #48 October 12 2016

Resolution Copper Company representatives discussed issues related to the proposed tailings site including specific site testing activities and schedules. QUOTE FOR THE DAY: Anyone who doesn’t take truth seriously in small matters cannot be trusted in large ones either. Albert Einstein

Meeting #47 September 14, 2016

The invited speaker for this meeting was unable to attend. The CWG discussed the health and remediation studies synopsis and other items of interest. QUOTE FOR THE DAY: “Marge, it takes two to lie. One to lie and one to listen.” Homer Simpson

Meeting #46 July 13, 2016

At this meeting, Tonto National Forest representatives updated the CWG on the status and plans for the ongoing Environmental Impact Statement for the Resolution Copper Project and Land Exchange. QUOTE FOR THE DAY: A lie gets halfway around the world before the truth has a chance to get its pants on. Winston Churchill  

Meeting #45 June 8, 2015

The CWG reviewed its third Annual Report noting accomplishments for the previous year, had a follow-up discussion of aspects of the filtration plant, prepared additional EIS scoping comments, and suggested topics for future meetings. QUOTE FOR THE DAY: It’s no wonder that truth is stranger than fiction. Fiction has to make sense. Mark Twain

Meeting #44 May 11, 2016

Resolution Copper Company provided details of several project features including a filtration plant and pipeline/railroad corridor.   QUOTE FOR THE DAY: Three things cannot be long hidden: the sun, the moon, and the truth. Buddha

Meeting #43 April 13, 2016

The CWG was updated on Resolution Copper Company’s remedial activities, and completed its Scoping Comments for the RCP Environmental Impact Statement.   QUOTE FOR THE DAY: The truth is rarely pure and never simple. Oscar Wilde

Meeting #42 March 15, 2016

The CWG completed its discussion of scoping comments for the Resolution Copper Project Environmental Impact Statement. QUOTE FOR THE DAY: Half a truth is often a great lie. Benjamin Franklin