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Update- South Central Ontario Water Works Association Spring Conference Cancellation

March 17, 2020

Following the precautionary measures requested by Health Canada and with our primary consideration for the health and safety of Canadians in mind, we are cancelling the upcoming South Central Ontario Water Works Spring Conference in St. Catharines.

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57th Annual Northeastern Ontario Water Works Conference Notice of Cancellation

March 16, 2020

Due to the COVID19 escalation, this year’s Northeastern Ontario Water Works Conference has been cancelled.

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Notice of 2020 Annual General Meeting

March 2, 2020

The Ontario Water Works Association Annual General Meeting will be held on Monday May 4, 2020

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Ministry of Energy, Northern Development and Mines Announcement: Better for People, Smarter for Business Act

February 13, 2020

A package of over 80 proposed actions was announced by the Associate Minister of Small Business and Red Tape Reduction under the Better for People, Smarter for Business Act

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2018-2019 Chief Drinking Water Inspector Annual Report and Minister’s Annual Report on Drinking Water 2019 now available

February 7, 2020

Ontario’s government is taking action to protect the province’s drinking water and water resources as part of its draft Made-in-Ontario Environment Plan to keep Ontarians safe and pass on a cleaner environment to future generations.

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Haloacetic Acids Reporting Requirements Effective January 1, 2020

December 17, 2019

The Ministry of Environment, Conservation and Park is reminding Municipal Drinking Water System Owners and Operators that the Ontario Drinking Water Standard for Haloacetic Acids (HAAs) comes into effect January 1, 2020. The standard will be 0.08 mg/L (80

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Ontario Investing in Green Infrastructure to Help Smaller Communities

November 5, 2019

New projects will focus on tackling immediate, critical local water, wastewater and stormwater needs

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Proposed Amendments to the Wells Regulation

October 29, 2019

The Ministry of the Environment, Conservation and Parks is seeking public input on proposed updates to the Wells Regulation (Regulation 903) under the Ontario Water Resources Act

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Ryerson-WWF Road Salt Reduction Workshop

October 18, 2019

You are formally invited to The Ryerson Road Salt Reduction Workshop. The workshop will unveil the results from the Ryerson-WWF 2018-2019 Road Salt Reduction Project and support roundtable discussions on removing barriers to road salt reduction.

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New Individual Membership Promotion

October 11, 2019

New Individual Membership Promotion is here. Join before December 31 to take advantage of the benefits of connecting with local professionals at networking events and exchanging ideas for making a difference in your community, while advancing in your care

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Construct Canada at The Building Show

October 9, 2019

The OWWA Construction Committee will participate in Construct Canada 2019 at The Buildings Show.

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