59. A copy of the Minister’s recommendation must be sent as information to the clerk or the secretary-treasurer of the local municipality.
The recommendation must contain the boundaries of the land area concerned and state the reasons for the recommendation.
Notice of the recommendation must be published in the Gazette officielle du Québec and in a newspaper in the land area concerned or, if there is no newspaper in that land area, in a newspaper in the nearest region, with a statement that
(1) the council will be holding a public consultation;
(2) at the expiry of at least 120 days after publication, the recommendation will be submitted to the Government; and
(3) if an order declaring the land area to be a heritage site is made, it will take effect on the date the notice of the recommendation is published in the Gazette officielle du Québec.