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Defending drinking water safety

September 12, 2014

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This is an update on our efforts to protect your water supply: • The City has been working for the past five years to address a long term risk to the City’s drinking water associated with quarrying operations at the Dolime Quarry, located adjacent to the City’s western boundary; • Under its present license, the […]

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Water supply being put at risk

August 7, 2011


Guelph relies solely on groundwater for its drinking water. We take the protection of that groundwater supply very seriously. Since the Walkerton Inquiry, the Province has also seemed to take source water protection seriously with the Clean Water Act. The Walkerton Inquiry promoted the multiple barrier approach to drinking water safety. However, the recent approvals […]

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