Water quantity protection study is seeking participants

NEWS FROM LAKE ERIE SOURCE PROTECTION REGION The Lake Erie Source Protection Region is looking for members of the general public to take part on the Community Liaison Group (CLG) for the Guelph-Guelph/Eramosa Water Quantity Policy Development Study. The study area includes the City of Guelph, […] Read the full story at www.guelphtoday.com

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Changes Proposed To Source Water Protection Plan

The Ausable Bayfield and Maitland Valley Conservation Authorities are proposing some changes to their Source Water Protection Plan. Huron County Planning Director Sandra Weber says the Authorities were asking for municipal endorsement to changes that include maps to incorporate both new and revised […] Click here to view original web page at blackburnnews.com

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Can PM Trudeau keep drinkable water promise to First Nations?

Since forming government, the Liberals have lifted 32 drinking water advisories. However, 22 new advisories have been added in that time. OTTAWA – Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has pledged to eradicate all drinking water advisories in First Nations communities by March 2021. With three years left and more than […] Click here to view original […]

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Partnership for improved water service

Partnership between all three levels of government means clean drinking water and improved wastewater treatment will be flowing in Tyendinaga Mohawk Territory. Mike Bossio, MP for Hastings—Lennox and Addington, on behalf of the Honourable Amarjeet Sohi, Minister of Infrastructure and Communities; the Honourable Bob Chiarelli, Ontario Minister of Infrastructure; […] Click here to view original […]

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Well, septic workshop on tap

The Cataraqui Region Conservation Authority and the Lennox and Addington Stewardship Council are teaming up to run a well and septic workshop next month in Napanee. The event will feature speakers from a variety of organizations who will talk about the importance of groundwater quality and vulnerability in eastern […] Click here to view original […]

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Water rate increases right thing to do for city’s future

Re: Article titled “ City taxes to rise 4.52% ”, published Dec. 21. Raising water rates is the way to fund infrastructure. Cambridge should be commended for moving to raise its water rates to cover its infrastructure costs. The increase is consistent with the best practices for municipal water […] Click here to view original […]

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