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        employees, workers and members of the public. In        BC Hydro also stopped work for several months

        March 2020, we had to scale back the workforce          in a number of areas including the dam and core

        in camp by about 50 per cent.  This was done to         buttress, earthfill dam, and generating station.
        reduce the number of people staying in our worker

        accommodation and limit the number of people            Prior to COVID-19, Site C remained on schedule

        travelling to and from the Peace region.                to go into service in 2024. Due to the reduction
                                                                in workers in the camp accommodation lodge

        The project focused its attention on the activities to   resulting from the pandemic, the project missed
        achieve river diversion, along with other essential     about 60 per cent of the 2020 summer construction

        work such as keeping the site safe and meeting our      season for the dam and core buttress, earthfill dam,

        regulatory commitments.                                 and generating station and spillways.

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