Water Systems

Posted in Public Works

Water Quality and Monitoring Reports for the Markstay and Warren Water Systems may be viewed at the Municipal Office as per O. Reg 170/03 sec 12.4 during regular office hours.

For further information or questions call the Municipal Office Mon to Fri 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at (705) 853-4536

After Hours emergency call the Ontario Clean Water Agency pager number (705) 497-2526.

Please clearly state the nature of the emergency, the location, your name and contact number so that a Municipal representative can follow-up with the appropriate action.

Notice Drinking Water Lead Sampling 2008 - click to view

Public Notice - Unsolicited Water Testing - click to view


Water Supply Wells
The Ministry of the Environment has released Water Supply Wells - Requirements and Best Management Practices, a comprehensive and helpful manual for industry, regulatory agencies and interested homeowners on understanding requirements of Ontario's Wells regulation (O. Reg. 903 made under the Ontario Water Resources Act).

The manual consists of fifteen chapters and features plain language summaries, illustrations, photocgraphs and best management practices to help readers better understand the regulation and go beyond compliance.

The manual is available on Drinking Water Ontario's Wells Page and on the Ministry of the Environment's website under Technical Publications - Water Wells.