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Sault Ste. Marie Region Source Protection Committee

 
The Sault Ste. Marie Region Source Protection Committee (SPC) was originally established in 2007 and includes stakeholders from municipalities, business, industry and environmental sectors. The committee oversaw the development of three essential documents for the source protection planning process for the Sault Ste. Marie Region Source Protection Area. The SPC has successfully developed an approved Assessment ReportExplanatory Document and Source Protection Plan for the local area.
 
The SPC holds meetings to discuss source protection policies and review provincial updates. As a result of COVID-19 meetings will be held by video conference until further notice. Public wishing to attend the meeting should contact Marlene McKinnon at mmckinnon@ssmrca.ca prior to the next scheduled meeting.
 

Meet Our Members

 

Terry Rainone, Chair

Terry was born and raised in Sault Ste. Marie. He attended Algoma University and received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics in 1973. Seventeen years after graduating he returned to school and received a Masters of Business Administration. He began his career upon graduation in the construction industry and has spent the last 49 years in various business and development activities in Sault Ste. Marie and Northern Ontario. On a volunteer basis Terry has served as Vice Chair of the Sault Area Hospitals, Chair of the FJ Davey Home, the Sault Ste. Marie Economic Development Corporation, the Community Development Corporation of Sault Ste. Marie & Area and President of the Sault Ste. Marie Chamber of Commerce

 
Catherine Taddo, Sault Ste. Marie Municipal Representative
 
Catherine is originally from Thunder Bay and received her Bachelor of Civil Engineering in 1997 from Lakehead University. She moved to the Sault in 1998 to work as a Project Engineer for Walker Engineering. In 2006, she accepted the position of Municipal Services Engineer with the City of Sault Ste. Marie and moved into the role of Land Development and Environmental Engineer in 2011.
 
Larry Wolley, Sault Ste. Marie Resident
 
Larry, born and raised in Sault Ste. Marie worked in Algoma Steel as an Ironworker. He is involved in the community and currently sits on several boards including the Legal Clinic, Soup Kitchen and St. Johns Church. He also delivers meals on wheels for the Davey Home and Good Food Boxes for the Soup Kitchen. One of his special interests is protecting the vital source of life – WATER.
 
Hal McGonigal, Prince Township Resident
 
Hal has been a resident of Prince Township since 1988 and the General Director at FedNor. He obtained his B.Sc. Forestry as well as studying land use and resource management at Toronto University. At one time Hal was involved in Communities Quality Initiative, Tourism Solution Council, Public Utilities Commission and SSMRCA Technical Advisory Committee for Shoreline Management. Currently, Hal participates in Community Development Corporation of Sault and Area, Ontario Woodlot Owners Association and SSM Multi-Modal Transportation Committee.
 
Mike Delfre, Commercial/Business Representative
 
Mike Delfre is a business development consultant in the Algoma district. He has served on several boards including Ontario Workinfonet and the Algoma Workforce Investment Corporation. He is an active volunteer and enjoys gardening, reading and cooking.
 
Mike McCarthy, Environmental Respresentative
 
Mike is originally from Edmore, Michigan and moved to Sault Ste Marie, Ontario in 2019. Mike serves as the Executive Director at the Chippewa Luce Mackinac Conservation District in Sault Ste Marie, Michigan. Mike received his undergraduate degree in Conservation Leadership from Lake Superior State University and his graduate degree from Slippery Rock University in Parks and Resource Management.
 
Orlan Euale, Water Industry Representative

Orlan was born and raised in Sault Ste. Marie.  He graduated from Lake Superior State University in 2007 with a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering.  After graduation he worked for a consulting engineering firm in Sault Ste Marie for 12 years.  In 2019, Orlan joined PUC Services Inc. as the Water Distribution Engineer.

 

Liaison Officers

Corrina Barrett, Sault Ste. Marie Region Source Protection Authority
Catherine Eby, Ministry of the Environment, Conservation and Parks
 
 

Meetings

2022 Meeting Schedule

February 24, 2022 via Zoom
March 24, 2022 via Zoom
April 21, 2022 via Zoom
May 19, 2022 via Zoom
June 23, 2022 via Zoom
July 21, 2022 via Zoom - Revised to July 20th
August 18, 2022 via Zoom
September  - TBA pending Chair appointment
October TBA
November TBA
December TBA
 
As a result of COVID-19 meetings will be held by video conference until further notice. Public wishing to attend the meeting should contact Marlene McKinnon at mmckinnon@ssmrca.ca prior to the next scheduled meeting.

 

2021 Meeting Schedule

There were no SPC Meetings scheduled in 2021.

 
 
 
 
 
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Related Documents
2022 SPC Agendas
2022 SPC Minutes
2020 SPC Agendas
2020 SPC Meeting Minutes
2019 SPC Agendas
2019 SPC Minutes
2018 SPC Agendas
2018 SPC Minutes
2017 SPC Agendas
2017 SPC Minutes
2015 SPC Agendas
2015 SPC Meeting Minutes
2014 SPC Agendas
2014 SPC Meeting Minutes
2012 SPC Agendas
2012 SPC Meeting Minutes
2011 SPC Agendas
2011 SPC Meeting Minutes
2010 SPC Agendas
2010 SPC Meeting Minutes
2009 SPC Agendas
2009 SPC Meeting Minutes
2008 SPC Agendas
2008 SPC Meeting Minutes
2007 SPC Agendas
2007 SPC Meeting Minutes
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