Please be advised of the following proposed amendments to the approved Source Protection Plan. This notice of amendments has been sent as a requirement of Section 50 of Ontario Regulation 287/07 under the Clean Water Act, 2006.
The draft amendments include new technical work and maps for Ripley in the Township of Huron-Kinloss to delineate wellhead protection areas around two new wells in the community. It also includes an adjustment to the Point Clark Wellhead Protection Area as a result of a new replacement well that was drilled next to the existing well building. These changes to the wellhead protection areas will be submitted as a Section 34 amendment under the Clean Water Act, 2006.
These amendments will be posted for Public Consultation, March 1, 2017 to April 7, 2017. Property owners that may be impacted by this amendment will also be sent an information package, including maps of the updated wellhead protection area delineations. It is important to note that there have been no policy changes to the approved Source Protection Plan, however the existing Source Protection Plan policies would now apply to these new vulnerable areas.
A public meeting has been scheduled for March 9, 2017 in the Social Room at the Ripley Community Centre from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
In addition to these proposed amendments, the Source Protection Committee for the Saugeen, Grey Sauble, Northern Bruce Peninsula Source Protection Region has taken the opportunity to update other minor grammatical and wording changes (as defined under Section 51 of the Clean Water Act, 2006) for clarification of the intent of the Source Protection Plan. These changes affect the following policies: 02-05, 04-04, 12-01, 16-01 and 16-02.
How to Comment:
Comments must be submitted in writing and received by: April 7, 2017 at 4:30 pm to:
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org or Fax: (519) 470-3005
Mail or Delivery: Drinking Water Source Protection
237897 Inglis Falls Road,
RR4 Owen Sound, ON N4K 5N6
To view the Source Protection Plan visit: www.waterprotection.ca
Assessment Report Maps for Point Clark
- MAP46G51 WHPA POINT CLARK
- MAP46G52 WHPA SWOOP POINT CLARK
- MAP46G53 WHPA VULNERABILITY POINT CLARK
- MAP46G54 WHPA IMPERV POINT CLARK
- MAP46G55 WHPA MANAGED POINT CLARK
- MAP46G56 WHPA NU POINT CLARK
Assessment Report Maps for Ripley
- MAP46G11 WHPA RIPLEY
- MAP46G12 WHPA SWOOP RIPLEY
- MAP46G13 WHPA VULNERABILITY RIPLEY
- MAP46G14 WHPA IMPERV RIPLEY
- MAP46G15 WHPA MANAGED RIPLEY
- MAP46G16 WHPA NU RIPLEY