Council of the Township of Amaranth at a regular meeting of Council held May 14, 2015 passed the following resolutions:
BE IT RESOLVED THAT The Township of Amaranth Water Financial Plan prepared by Watson & Associates Economists Ltd. dated May 6, 2015 be approved.
Notice of availability of the Financial Plan be advertised.
The Financial Plan, the Council Resolution approving the Financial Plan, and the Water Rate Study underpinning the Financial Plan be submitted to the Ministry of Municipal Affairs and Housing. [O.Reg.453/07, Section 3(1)6 ].
The Financial Plan, the Council Resolution approving the Financial Plan, and the Water Rate Study underpinning the Financial Plan be submitted to the Ministry of the Environment, satisfying the requirements under the Safe Drinking Water Act [S.D.W.S.A. Section 32(5) 2ii].
BE IT RESOLVED THAT Council approve 2015 water rates as shown in Chapter 6, Watson and Associates report dated May 11, 2015;
THAT Council consider transitioning the water capital reserve into a reserve fund;
THAT Council direct staff to consider the results of the rate study in future amendments to the Township's asset management plan.
By-Law 52-2006 regulates the use of the Waldemar Water System - "Even numbered houses on even days, and odd numbered houses on odd days, between the hours of 5:00 a.m. - 8:00 a.m. and 7:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.; filling of swimming pools from the water system is prohibited." A ban may be imposed at anytime due to conditions. Please use your water responsibly.
Under Section 7 of By-Law 52-2006: Every person who contravenes any of the provisions of this by-law is guilty of an offence and is liable to the penalty provided for under the Provincial Offences Act.
This report summarizes the source of your water supply, the treatment process and the results for hundreds of parameters tested during the quarter including any "Adverse Water Notifications" issued during the reporting period. The report is available upon request, without charge, at the Municipal Office located at 374028 6th Line Amaranth, between the hours of 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday.