Archived - Upgrading of the Elora well system.
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Canadian Environmental Assessment Registry: 05-03-10258
Industry Canada: COIP 0320‑02
Environmental Assessment Type
Responsible or Regulated Authorities
Reasons for a Federal Assessment
On April 5, 2005, it was determined that an environmental assessment was required in relation to the project because Industry Canada considered providing financial assistance to the proponent.
Project Description (as posted in the Notice of Commencement)
Major works include: ∙ the construction of a new well, number E4, and pumphouse to replace well E2; ∙ construction of a 1275 m transmission watermain to connect the new pumphouse to the Elora distribution system; and ∙ decommission and properly abandon well E2.
Environmental Assessment Report
Minister's Environmental Assessment Decision Statement
A decision was taken on September 4, 2008 and was that the authority may exercise any power or perform any duty or function with respect to the project because, after taking into consideration the comprehensive study report and taking into account the implementation of appropriate mitigation measures, the authority is of the opinion that the project is not likely to cause significant adverse environmental effects.
It was determined that a follow-up program to verify the accuracy of the environmental assessment and/or determine the effectiveness of any measures taken to mitigate the adverse environmental effects is required for this project. For further information or to obtain a copy of the follow-up program, please contact Industry Canada.
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