New SPC Member Search

NOTE THAT THE DEADLINE OF JUNE 15, 2016 IS NOW PASSED Water you Waiting for? New members needed for Source Protection Committee (SPC) Newmarket – April 20, 2016 – Be an advocate for safe drinking water in your community! Applications are being accepted by The South Georgian Bay Lake Simcoe (SGBLS) Source Protection Region for […]

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Source Protection Now in Effect

Prevention the Focus of New Policies to Protect Municipal Water Newmarket, ON – July 2, 2015 – New policies to protect municipal drinking water sources came into effect yesterday. The Source Water Protection Plan for the South Georgian Bay Lake Simcoe Source Protection Region (see map) contains policies designed to prevent contaminants from industrial, agricultural […]

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Shelburne Water Supply Changes: Public Consultation

Newmarket – May 14, 2015 The municipal well supplies for the Town of Shelburne in the Nottawasaga Valley Source Protection Area have undergone some changes recently. The addition of Well 7 (located just west of Shelburne town limits, north of Highway 89, Melancthon) and the decommissioning of Well 2 (Dufferin Street, south of Highway 89) […]

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Source Protection Plan Approved

Newmarket – January 29, 2015 – Your drinking water is even safer now that the source protection plan for the South Georgian Bay Lake Simcoe Source Protection Region has received approval from the Ministry of Environment and Climate Change. The plan was approved on January 26, 2015 and will take effect on July 1, 2015. […]

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Public Comment Invited on Source Protection Plan

Public Comment Invited on Source Protection Plan and Assessment Reports Newmarket – April 24, 2014 – The South Georgian Bay Lake Simcoe Source Protection Committee has made revisions to its proposed drinking water source protection plan as well as the supporting technical information contained within the assessment reports. They are inviting the public to review […]

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Rama First Nation Included in Source Water Program

Rama First Nation Drinking Water System Included in Source Water Program February 21, 2014 – The South Georgian Bay Lake Simcoe Source Protection Committee and Chippewas of Rama First Nation Chief and Council are pleased to announce the inclusion of Rama’s drinking water system in the Source Water Protection planning process. Notification was received from […]

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Request for Quotations, Landowner Mailing

Request for Quotation for Landowner Mailing The South Georgian Bay Lake Simcoe Source Protection Region is seeking the expertise of a company that can assist with the assembly, printing and distribution of two separate mailings to approximately 4,000 property owners. Responses to our Request for Quotation are due January 24, 2012 at 4pm Interested parties […]

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Proposed Source Protection Plan Now Available

Last Chance for Say in Policies to Protect Water: Comments due October 5, 2012 The public is invited to submit comments on the South Georgian Bay Lake Simcoe proposed source protection plan, due to be submitted to the Province this October. The source protection plan contains policies designed to protect water that supplies municipal drinking […]

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Draft Proposed Source Protection Plan Now Available

Public Input South into Draft Policies For immediate release: March 26, 2012The South Georgian Bay Lake Simcoe source protection committee is seeking public input into its recently released draft proposed source protection plan and explanatory document. Members of the public will find the documents online. They are also available for viewing in hard copy at […]

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Request for Quotations: Event Management/Facilitation

Request for Quotation for Event Management/Facilitation The South Georgian Bay Lake Simcoe Source Protection Region is seeking event management and facilitation expertise. Responses to our Request for Quotation are due January 23, 2012 at 4pm Interested parties can view the Request for Quotation online. Responses are due by January 23, 2012 at 4:00 pm. Details […]

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