Residents pan Parlee plan

Area residents are panning the province’s plans to curb pollution at Parleee Beach.

They want a moratorium on future development until the polluttion problems are solved. Pointe-du-Chene resident Arthur Melanson told CBC the announcement Wednesday that the provincial and federal governments will spend up to $3 million on Parlee Beach infrastructure and studies doesn’t go far enough. He called it just a bandaid on the wound.