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Welland Tribune
Transit building demolition $650K over budgetfound, they and environmental consultants believed the municipality had to “dem
Transit building demolition $650K over budget
Welland Tribune / Posted 6 hours ago
found, they and environmental consultants believed the municipality had to “demonstrate immediate due diligence” to the Ministry of the Environment, according to the report prepared by city solicitor Ken Beaman. “While an argument could have... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
Transit building demolition $650K over budgetfound, they and environmental consultants believed the municipality had to “dem
Transit building demolition $650K over budget
St. Catharines Standard / Posted 7 hours ago
found, they and environmental consultants believed the municipality had to “demonstrate immediate due diligence” to the Ministry of the Environment, according to the report prepared by city solicitor Ken Beaman. “While an argument could have... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
Transit building demolition $650K over budgetfound, they and environmental consultants believed the municipality had to “dem
Transit building demolition $650K over budget
Niagara Falls Review / Posted 7 hours ago
found, they and environmental consultants believed the municipality had to “demonstrate immediate due diligence” to the Ministry of the Environment, according to the report prepared by city solicitor Ken Beaman. “While an argument could have... Read more
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The Sudbury Star
Algal bloom spotted in Island lakeThe Ministry of the Environment and Climate Change has advised the Sudbury and
Algal bloom spotted in Island lake
The Sudbury Star / Posted 20 hours ago
The Ministry of the Environment and Climate Change has advised the Sudbury and District Health Unit that results from samples taken Sept. 26 from Bass Lake on Manitoulin Island are positive for blue-green algae (cyanobacteria). The samples contained... Read more
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Manitoulin Expositor
Blue-green algal bloom confirmed on Bass Lake, Manitoulin IslandThe Ministry of the Environment and Climate Change has advised the Sudbury & Di
Blue-green algal bloom confirmed on Bass Lake, Manitoulin Island
Manitoulin Expositor / Posted yesterday
The Ministry of the Environment and Climate Change has advised the Sudbury & District Health Unit that results from samples taken September 26, 2016, from Bass Lake are positive for blue-green algae (cyanobacteria). The samples contained a species of... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Liz Sandals says opposition to Nestle water-taking based on misinformationalways true that whenever there is a permit to take water (by Nestle) there are
Liz Sandals says opposition to Nestle water-taking based on misinformation
The Globe and Mail / Posted yesterday
always true that whenever there is a permit to take water (by Nestle) there are thousands of comments that go to the Ministry of the Environment,” she said. “I think what is different this time is that it has caught more provincial media... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Test of Anti-Land-Grab Law - Community Petitions Ambode Over Omo Onilesunder the aegis of the Glory Land Community Development Association, CDA, and a
Test of Anti-Land-Grab Law - Community Petitions Ambode Over Omo Oniles
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
under the aegis of the Glory Land Community Development Association, CDA, and addressed to the state government through the Ministry of the Environment. Signed by the association's Chairman, Mr. Olumide Adewale, the petition accused the Omo oniles... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
Pesticide ban’s goals mostly achievedthe nasty weed that is swallowing up huge areas of Ontario’s wetlands, roadside
Pesticide ban’s goals mostly achieved
Sarnia Observer / Posted 6 days ago
the nasty weed that is swallowing up huge areas of Ontario’s wetlands, roadsides and meadows. Surely I would hope that Ministry of the Environment officials will turn a kind blind eye to those attempting to restrict the spread of... Read more
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Orillia Packet & Times
Pollution problem thing of the past: mayorofficials did not return requests for comment about the cleanup, but Gary Wheel
Pollution problem thing of the past: mayor
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted 7 days ago
officials did not return requests for comment about the cleanup, but Gary Wheeler, a spokesperson for the province’s Ministry of the Environment and Climate Change, said ministry staff will meet with Stepan officials later this fall to... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Nestlé outbids small Ontario municipality to buy well for bottled watercommercial water taking” long into the future, added Linton. “When water takin
Nestlé outbids small Ontario municipality to buy well for bottled water
The Globe and Mail / Posted 7 days ago
commercial water taking” long into the future, added Linton. “When water taking is solely within the jurisdiction of the Ministry of the Environment and Climate Change, the only role we really have as a municipality is to comment to the ministry,... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Nestle outbids Ontario municipality to buy wellcommercial water taking” long into the future, added Linton. “When water takin
Nestle outbids Ontario municipality to buy well
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 7 days ago
commercial water taking” long into the future, added Linton. “When water taking is solely within the jurisdiction of the Ministry of the Environment and Climate Change, the only role we really have as a municipality is to comment to the ministry,... Read more
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Pembroke Daily Observer
Nestle outbids Ontario municipality to buy wellcommercial water taking” long into the future, added Linton. “When water takin
Nestle outbids Ontario municipality to buy well
Pembroke Daily Observer / Posted 7 days ago
commercial water taking” long into the future, added Linton. “When water taking is solely within the jurisdiction of the Ministry of the Environment and Climate Change, the only role we really have as a municipality is to comment to the ministry,... Read more
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The Sudbury Star
Nestle outbids Ontario municipality to buy wellcommercial water taking” long into the future, added Linton. “When water takin
Nestle outbids Ontario municipality to buy well
The Sudbury Star / Posted 7 days ago
commercial water taking” long into the future, added Linton. “When water taking is solely within the jurisdiction of the Ministry of the Environment and Climate Change, the only role we really have as a municipality is to comment to the ministry,... Read more
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The Sault Star
Nestle outbids Ontario municipality to buy wellcommercial water taking” long into the future, added Linton. “When water takin
Nestle outbids Ontario municipality to buy well
The Sault Star / Posted 7 days ago
commercial water taking” long into the future, added Linton. “When water taking is solely within the jurisdiction of the Ministry of the Environment and Climate Change, the only role we really have as a municipality is to comment to the ministry,... Read more
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Northumberland Today
Nestle outbids Ontario municipality to buy wellcommercial water taking” long into the future, added Linton. “When water takin
Nestle outbids Ontario municipality to buy well
Northumberland Today / Posted 7 days ago
commercial water taking” long into the future, added Linton. “When water taking is solely within the jurisdiction of the Ministry of the Environment and Climate Change, the only role we really have as a municipality is to comment to the ministry,... Read more
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Belleville Intelligencer
Nestle outbids Ontario municipality to buy wellcommercial water taking” long into the future, added Linton. “When water takin
Nestle outbids Ontario municipality to buy well
Belleville Intelligencer / Posted 7 days ago
commercial water taking” long into the future, added Linton. “When water taking is solely within the jurisdiction of the Ministry of the Environment and Climate Change, the only role we really have as a municipality is to comment to the ministry,... Read more
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CTV News
Nestle outbids small Ont. municipality to buy well for bottled watercommercial water taking" long into the future, added Linton. "When water takin
Nestle outbids small Ont. municipality to buy well for bottled water
CTV News / Posted 7 days ago
commercial water taking" long into the future, added Linton. "When water taking is solely within the jurisdiction of the Ministry of the Environment and Climate Change, the only role we really have as a municipality is to comment to the ministry,... Read more
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Owen Sound Sun Times
Nestle outbids Ontario municipality to buy wellcommercial water taking” long into the future, added Linton. “When water takin
Nestle outbids Ontario municipality to buy well
Owen Sound Sun Times / Posted 7 days ago
commercial water taking” long into the future, added Linton. “When water taking is solely within the jurisdiction of the Ministry of the Environment and Climate Change, the only role we really have as a municipality is to comment to the ministry,... Read more
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Simcoe Reformer
Nestle outbids Ontario municipality to buy wellcommercial water taking” long into the future, added Linton. “When water takin
Nestle outbids Ontario municipality to buy well
Simcoe Reformer / Posted 7 days ago
commercial water taking” long into the future, added Linton. “When water taking is solely within the jurisdiction of the Ministry of the Environment and Climate Change, the only role we really have as a municipality is to comment to the ministry,... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Nestle outbids small Ontario municipality to buy well for bottled watercommercial water taking” long into the future, added Linton. “When water takin
Nestle outbids small Ontario municipality to buy well for bottled water
Calgary Sun / Posted 7 days ago
commercial water taking” long into the future, added Linton. “When water taking is solely within the jurisdiction of the Ministry of the Environment and Climate Change, the only role we really have as a municipality is to comment to the ministry,... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
Nestle outbids Ontario municipality to buy wellcommercial water taking” long into the future, added Linton. “When water takin
Nestle outbids Ontario municipality to buy well
Barrie Examiner / Posted 7 days ago
commercial water taking” long into the future, added Linton. “When water taking is solely within the jurisdiction of the Ministry of the Environment and Climate Change, the only role we really have as a municipality is to comment to the ministry,... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
Nestle outbids Ontario municipality to buy wellcommercial water taking” long into the future, added Linton. “When water takin
Nestle outbids Ontario municipality to buy well
Sarnia Observer / Posted 7 days ago
commercial water taking” long into the future, added Linton. “When water taking is solely within the jurisdiction of the Ministry of the Environment and Climate Change, the only role we really have as a municipality is to comment to the ministry,... Read more
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Woodstock Sentinel-Review
Nestle outbids Ontario municipality to buy wellcommercial water taking” long into the future, added Linton. “When water takin
Nestle outbids Ontario municipality to buy well
Woodstock Sentinel-Review / Posted 7 days ago
commercial water taking” long into the future, added Linton. “When water taking is solely within the jurisdiction of the Ministry of the Environment and Climate Change, the only role we really have as a municipality is to comment to the ministry,... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
Nestle outbids Ontario municipality to buy wellcommercial water taking” long into the future, added Linton. “When water takin
Nestle outbids Ontario municipality to buy well
St. Catharines Standard / Posted 7 days ago
commercial water taking” long into the future, added Linton. “When water taking is solely within the jurisdiction of the Ministry of the Environment and Climate Change, the only role we really have as a municipality is to comment to the ministry,... Read more
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Chatham Daily News
Nestle outbids Ontario municipality to buy wellcommercial water taking” long into the future, added Linton. “When water takin
Nestle outbids Ontario municipality to buy well
Chatham Daily News / Posted 7 days ago
commercial water taking” long into the future, added Linton. “When water taking is solely within the jurisdiction of the Ministry of the Environment and Climate Change, the only role we really have as a municipality is to comment to the ministry,... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
Nestle outbids Ontario municipality to buy wellcommercial water taking” long into the future, added Linton. “When water takin
Nestle outbids Ontario municipality to buy well
Niagara Falls Review / Posted 7 days ago
commercial water taking” long into the future, added Linton. “When water taking is solely within the jurisdiction of the Ministry of the Environment and Climate Change, the only role we really have as a municipality is to comment to the ministry,... Read more
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Welland Tribune
Nestle outbids Ontario municipality to buy wellcommercial water taking” long into the future, added Linton. “When water takin
Nestle outbids Ontario municipality to buy well
Welland Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
commercial water taking” long into the future, added Linton. “When water taking is solely within the jurisdiction of the Ministry of the Environment and Climate Change, the only role we really have as a municipality is to comment to the ministry,... Read more
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CBC.ca
'We should be paying attention to their arrival on islands,' says UVic scientist about swimming grizzly bearsto grizzly bear habitat," said Darimont. Logging sites can also displace bears
'We should be paying attention to their arrival on islands,' says UVic scientist about swimming grizzly bears
CBC.ca / Posted 10 days ago
to grizzly bear habitat," said Darimont. Logging sites can also displace bears by disturbing their established dens. The Ministry of the Environment does get reports of grizzlies on Vancouver Island, but had not for some time. Vancouver Island... Read more
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The Sudbury Star
Gogama residents demand action on oil spillsemployees involved in the clean-up in Gogama, but also representatives from the
Gogama residents demand action on oil spills
The Sudbury Star / Posted 13 days ago
employees involved in the clean-up in Gogama, but also representatives from the environmental engineering firm GHD, and the Ministry of the Environment and Climate Change. The central message they tried to get across during the meeting was that they... Read more
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The Sault Star
Sweet smell of progressto mend the problem, with Wray saying at the time a permanent correction to the
Sweet smell of progress
The Sault Star / Posted 15 days ago
to mend the problem, with Wray saying at the time a permanent correction to the aeration system had to be installed. The Ministry of the Environment sought a plan to amend the problem by October of that year. “It just didn’t work that way,” Wray... Read more
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Williams Lake Tribune
Letter: Quality of life in Williams Lake to go downThe decision by the Ministry of the Environment to approve the application by A
Letter: Quality of life in Williams Lake to go down
Williams Lake Tribune / Posted 15 days ago
The decision by the Ministry of the Environment to approve the application by Atlantic Power Corp. of Boston, Mass.to burn up to 50 per cent creosoted rail ties in the cogen plant is an unfortunate one for the residents of the Williams Lake... Read more
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Manitoulin Expositor
Lake Wolsey positive for blue-green algaeLAKE WOLSEY—The Ministry of the Environment and Climate Change has advised the
Lake Wolsey positive for blue-green algae
Manitoulin Expositor / Posted 15 days ago
LAKE WOLSEY—The Ministry of the Environment and Climate Change has advised the Sudbury and District Health Unit (SDHU) that results from samples taken September 7 from Lake Wolsey and Lake Panache are positive for blue-green algae (cyanobacteria).... Read more
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Timmins Times
Camp Bickell hosts students from across the regionand were provided an understanding of sustainability in forest management and t
Camp Bickell hosts students from across the region
Timmins Times / Posted 16 days ago
and were provided an understanding of sustainability in forest management and the mining cycle. They also learned how the Ministry of the Environment and Climate Change studies the health of various bodies of water (including the Porcupine River),... Read more
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Belleville Intelligencer
Latest rainfall not enoughCounty and the watersheds of the Moira, Napanee and Salmon Rivers. The team inc
Latest rainfall not enough
Belleville Intelligencer / Posted 16 days ago
County and the watersheds of the Moira, Napanee and Salmon Rivers. The team includes representation from municipalities, Ministry of the Environment and Climate Change, Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry, Ministry of Agriculture Food and... Read more
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The Sudbury Star
Blue-green algae confirmed on PanacheSamples taken last Wednesday from the north shore of Lake Panache have tested p
Blue-green algae confirmed on Panache
The Sudbury Star / Posted 16 days ago
Samples taken last Wednesday from the north shore of Lake Panache have tested positive for blue-green algae, the Ministry of the Environment and Climate Change has advised the Sudbury and District Health Unit. Lake Wolsey, on the west end of... Read more
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The Temasek Review
Zika: Blame the right ministry cybernuts « Current Affairs « Opinion « TR EMERITUSin the fight against Zika. But given that Zika is transmitted by the Aedes mos
Zika: Blame the right ministry cybernuts « Current Affairs « Opinion « TR EMERITUS
The Temasek Review / Posted 16 days ago
in the fight against Zika. But given that Zika is transmitted by the Aedes mosquito, which also carries denguem if the Ministry of the Environment and Water Resources (MEWR) and its NEA had really done its work on dengue prevention (preventing... Read more
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Manitoulin Expositor
Blue-green algal blooms confirmed on Lake Wolsey and North shore of Lake PanacheThe Ministry of the Environment and Climate Change has advised the Sudbury & Di
Blue-green algal blooms confirmed on Lake Wolsey and North shore of Lake Panache
Manitoulin Expositor / Posted 17 days ago
The Ministry of the Environment and Climate Change has advised the Sudbury & District Health Unit that results from samples taken September 7, 2016, from Lake Wolsey and Lake Panache are positive forblue-green algae (cyanobacteria). The samples... Read more
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CTV News
Toxic blue-green algae found in Rideau Canaloutbreak. In a statement posted on the City of Ottawa’s website on Friday, Ott
Toxic blue-green algae found in Rideau Canal
CTV News / Posted 20 days ago
outbreak. In a statement posted on the City of Ottawa’s website on Friday, Ottawa Public Health said it was advised by Ministry of the Environment and Climate Change that water samples taken from the canal tested positive for blue-green... Read more
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Orillia Packet & Times
Recycling plant could be open by springapprovals process four years ago," he said. "There were concerns about groundwa
Recycling plant could be open by spring
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted 21 days ago
approvals process four years ago," he said. "There were concerns about groundwater and surface water. We worked with the Ministry of the Environment." Once up and running, the facility will provide an avenue for construction and demolition... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
Recycling plant could be open by springapprovals process four years ago," he said. "There were concerns about groundwa
Recycling plant could be open by spring
Barrie Examiner / Posted 21 days ago
approvals process four years ago," he said. "There were concerns about groundwater and surface water. We worked with the Ministry of the Environment." Once up and running, the facility will provide an avenue for construction and demolition... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Outrage over Japan's 'owl cafés'to fly in the sky, not to be abused for the entertainment of humans", the petit
Outrage over Japan's 'owl cafés'
Daily Telegraph / Posted 21 days ago
to fly in the sky, not to be abused for the entertainment of humans", the petition says. They are also calling for the Ministry of the Environment and local authorities to intervene at businesses where customers are able to manhandle animals to... Read more
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CommonDreams.org
Oil Production Begins at Controversial Amazon Drilling Projectall the way to the Peruvian border. Oil spills are rampant in Ecuador's Amazon.
Oil Production Begins at Controversial Amazon Drilling Project
CommonDreams.org / Posted 22 days ago
all the way to the Peruvian border. Oil spills are rampant in Ecuador's Amazon. Between 2000 and 2010, Ecuador's Ministry of the Environment reported an oil spill nearly every week. Civil society puts the number at two to three times that... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
One Killed, Two Rescued As Mudslide Sinks Shantiesvacate such areas to avert loss of lives, especially during this raining season
One Killed, Two Rescued As Mudslide Sinks Shanties
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 days ago
vacate such areas to avert loss of lives, especially during this raining season." Also at the scene was the Commissioner, Ministry of the Environment, Dr. Babatunde Adejare, who urged the squatters to leave the area, as their shanty structures... Read more
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The Sudbury Star
Gogama anglers not biting on health assurancesthat are being raised by citizens," he told The Daily Press. "The March 7, 2015
Gogama anglers not biting on health assurances
The Sudbury Star / Posted 22 days ago
that are being raised by citizens," he told The Daily Press. "The March 7, 2015 CN derailment remains a priority for the Ministry of the Environment and Climate Change and we are actively involved in this issue to ensure that CN completes the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Newly-Wed Woman Dies in Lagos Mudslide 2 Weeks After Marriageto vacate such areas to avert loss of lives, especially during this rainy seaso
Newly-Wed Woman Dies in Lagos Mudslide 2 Weeks After Marriage
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 days ago
to vacate such areas to avert loss of lives, especially during this rainy season," Akindele said. The Commissioner, Ministry of the Environment, Dr Babatunde Adejare and the Commandant, NSCDC Lagos State Command, Mr Tajudeen Balogun were... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
How Newly-Wed Woman Died in Lagos Mudslideof lives, especially during this rainy season," Akindele said. The News Agency
How Newly-Wed Woman Died in Lagos Mudslide
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 days ago
of lives, especially during this rainy season," Akindele said. The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the Commissioner, Ministry of the Environment, Dr Babatunde Adejare and the Commandant, NSCDC Lagos State Command, Mr Tajudeen Balogun were... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Lagos Hit By Mudslideof lives, especially during this rainy season," Akindele said. The News Agency
Lagos Hit By Mudslide
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 days ago
of lives, especially during this rainy season," Akindele said. The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the Commissioner, Ministry of the Environment, Babatunde Adejare and the Commandant, NSCDC Lagos State Command, Tajudeen Balogun, were also at... Read more
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Orillia Packet & Times
LSRCA tightens storm-water rulesregulations. Consultation was extensive with affected municipalities, the build
LSRCA tightens storm-water rules
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted 23 days ago
regulations. Consultation was extensive with affected municipalities, the building industry and the Ontario Ministry of the Environment and Climate Change. While the new rules may be state of the art, they are neither unique nor... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
LSRCA tightens storm-water rulesregulations. Consultation was extensive with affected municipalities, the build
LSRCA tightens storm-water rules
Barrie Examiner / Posted 23 days ago
regulations. Consultation was extensive with affected municipalities, the building industry and the Ontario Ministry of the Environment and Climate Change. While the new rules may be state of the art, they are neither unique nor... Read more
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Orillia Packet & Times
Boil water advisory in Tay TownshipThis measure is to ensure public safety. Water samples at this time are below c
Boil water advisory in Tay Township
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted 26 days ago
This measure is to ensure public safety. Water samples at this time are below chemical parameters as set out by the Ministry of the Environment Regulations for Drinking Water. The order will remain in effect until sample results and... Read more
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