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It’s truck dumping season at Six Nations. That’s right with construction underway across the province that means some questionable contractors will be looking to save a few bucks by dumping their illegal toxic “fill” anywhere they don’t have to pay provincial fees and that means Six Nations. Councillor Nathan Wright is heading up the band council’s environmental committee and taking on a number of serious environmental concerns that have hit the community over the years including the illegal dumping. Dumping of untested fill that unfortunately some community members have allowed to be dropped here and have been paid to take it. The results, confrontations, anger and police action. Community members tired of the pollution and inaction by local governing bodies have pushed both the Six Nations Elected Council (SNEC) and…

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