‘Nobody’s taking responsibility’: Board says gov’ts must address Yellowknife’s arsenic problem

Giant Mine deconstruction October 27
A partially-deconstructed base is all that remains of Giant Mine’s C-Shaft headframe on October 27. Deconstruction was completed the next day.

Over a decade since Yellowknife’s Giant Mine closed its doors for the final time, it’s still not clear who will take responsibility in addressing the tonnes of arsenic trioxide dust that have settled in and around the city.