Public Consultation for Proposed Updates

Our Actions Matter. Thank you for helping to protect municipal drinking water!

The Sault Ste. Marie Region Source Protection Plan is changing. Updates to the Source Protection Plan, Assessment Report and Explanatory Document under the Clean Water Act (2006) Section 36 (S.36) are intended to ensure these documents undergo a comprehensive review and update on a periodic basis for the sustained protection of the municipal drinking water sources.
The public consultation period is 35 days beginning Friday, October 23, 2020 until Friday, November 23, 2020. Links for the proposed changes are provided below:


NOTICE OF CHANGES – Sault Ste. Marie Region Source Protection Plan and Explanatory Document made under Section 36 of the Clean Water Act
Proposed Updates to the Source Protection Plan
Proposed Updates to the Explanatory Document
NOTICE OF CHANGES – Sault Ste. Marie Region Assessment Report made under Section 36 of the Clean Water Act
Proposed Updates to the Assessment Report
Alternate formats
if you require a document in an alternate format, we will make every effort to accommodate your request in a reasonable timeframe:

To submit comments or if you have any questions or concerns regarding the proposed updates and what that means for you, please contact:

Marlene McKinnon, 
Source Water Protection Program Manager
Sault Ste. Marie Region Conservation Authority
1100 Fifth Line East
Sault Ste. Marie ON P6A 6J8
Phone 705-946-8530 ext.# 1004
Fax 705-946-8533