Public Info Session Re: Tottenham water on April 2

Posted On Tuesday March 19, 2019

In accordance with Town Council direction and Council Report ENG-2019-05, the Town of New Tecumseth will be hosting a Public Information Session regarding Tottenham potable water to present information to address water quality concerns raised by residents.

The Public Open House meeting will be held on the following date and location:

Date:                 Tuesday, April 2, 2019

Time:                 7 pm to 9 pm

Location:         Tottenham Community & Fitness Centre, Lion’s Room, 139 Queen Street North, Tottenham, ON, L0G 1W0

The purpose of this Public Information Session is to present information to the public to address water quality concerns raise by residents. Information will include:

  • natural groundwater precursors, disinfection treatment, resulting THM’s, iron sequestration;
  • recognize on-going operational optimizations to improve water quality
  • to identify proposed water supply solutions to reduce use of existing groundwater wells

Town Staff and representatives from the Ministry of Health/ Simcoe Muskoka District Health Unit will be in attendance to assist the public with their questions about the Tottenham water system.

If you are unable to attend the Open House and wish to review the presentation information or provide comments, the information package along with comment sheets will be placed on the Town’s website at www.newtecumseth.ca following the meeting date or you can view in person at the Town Administrative Centre, Alliston or at the Joint Operations Centre, Beeton during regular business hours of 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.  You may also contact the Public Works Department at 905-729-0057 x1400 to obtain a copy of the document.