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NOTICE OF PUBLIC INFORMATION CENTRE TWEED WASTE WATER TREATMENT SYSTEM – ENVIRONMENTAL ASSESSMENT

The Municipality of Tweed is undertaking a planning process to expand the Waste Water Treatment System for the community of Tweed. The Municipality has identified that the existing system is nearing its rated capacity for wastewater flows and treatment. In order to ensure adequate capacity exists for future demands and growth in the community, the Municipality is considering the construction of a third lagoon cell adjacent to the existing lagoons with additional mechanical treatment to improve effluent quality. The project is being carried out as a Schedule 'C' project under the terms of the Municipal Class Environmental Assessment (Class EA) process. As part of the Class EA process, public input into the planning and design of this project is invited. The Municipality is conducting a public information centre on Wednesday January 23, 2019 from 4:00 pm to 7:00 pm at the Lions Hungerford Hall, located at 65 Victoria St, Tweed, Ontario. Following this public consultation centre, further comments will be received until February 8, 2019. Parties interested in providing input or that wish to obtain additional information are asked to submit comments in writing to: Mr. Tony Guerrera, P.Eng. Ms. Betty Gallagher Project Manager CAO/Clerk-Treasurer The Greer Galloway Group Inc. Municipality of Tweed 1620 Wallbridge Loyalist Road 255 Metcalf St., Postal Bag 729 Belleville, Ontario Tweed, Ontario K8N 4Z5 K0K 3J0 T: (613) 966-3068 F: (613) 966-3087 T: (613) 478-2535 F: (613) 478-6457 Email: tguerrera@greergalloway.com Email: bettyg@twp.tweed.on.ca Subject to comments received as a result of this Notice, the Municipality plans to proceed with the completion of the Class EA for this project. An Environmental Study Report will be prepared and placed on the public record for a minimum 30-day review period.


WASTEWATER TREATMENT EXPANSION

This project was undertaken with the financial support of the Government of Canada through the federal Department of the Environment.

Ce projet a été réalisé avec l'appui financier du gouvernement du Canada agissant par l'entremise du ministère fédéral de l'Environnement.

Notice of Initiation
Tweed Wastewater Treatment System - Environmental Assessment
     

The Municipality is initiating a planning process to expand the wastewater treatment system.  The existing system is nearing its rated capacity for wastewater flows and treatment.  Measures must be taken to ensure adequate capacity exists for future demands and growth in the municipality.

The project is proceeding under Schedule C of the Municipal Class Environmental Assessment process.  The first public information session was held on February 6th.  Access the information presented at this public meeting by clicking on the following items:
Tweed Alternate Solutions Evaluation
Evaluation Matrix of Alternate Solutions
Municipal Class EA Planning & Design Process 


DELEGATIONS AT COUNCIL MEETINGS

Any person, group or organization wishing to address Council shall notify the Clerk, in writing, during regular business hours. The notice must specify clearly the business to be presented, who the spokesperson will be, and the date of the meeting at which the delegation wishes to be heard.

The notice must be received by the Clerk no later than the end of the business day three working days immediately preceding the day of the meeting. For example, for a Tuesday evening meeting, the notice must be received by the end of the day on the previous Thursday.

Every delegation must provide, with their notice, a detailed summary of the information they wish to share with Council. This summary should be received no later than the end of the business day three working days immediately preceding the day of the meeting.

A delegation may address Council for a period not exceeding ten minutes during any meeting. Additional time may be provided at the discretion of the Chair. The Chair may invite questions from a delegation making a presentation to Council.

Contact the municipal office for complete details on Council meeting procedures at 613-478-2535.