Was your home hit hard by the recent heavy rainfall on April 20, 2017, causing flooding to your basement?
The City initiated the Municipal Class Environmental Assessment or Class EA process to construct an elevated water reservoir providing floating storage for Pressure District 18 in Ancaster. The need for an elevated water reservoir was documented in the City’s Water and Wastewater Master Plan Class Environmental Assessment Report (November 2006).
The purpose of this Class EA study is to determine the preferred location to construct an elevated water reservoir within the study area.
Study status: Active
Classification: Schedule B. Phases 1 and 2 will be completed for this specific study in order to complete Schedule B requirements by evaluating the impacts of this project on technical, natural, cultural, economic and social environments. A Conceptual Design, as outlined in the City’s Consultants Procedure Manual, will be completed to identify the main aspects of the project.
Media releases and notices
- Study Commencement Notice (PDF, 57 KB)
Public Information Centre No. 2
Held October 5, 2016
Introduced the background and objectives of the study, communicated the approach of the evaluation of alternatives and presented the alternative sites and the preferred site.
- Presentation boards (PDF, 4 MB)
Public Information Centre No. 1
Held September 25, 2012
Introduced the background and objectives of the study, communicated the approach to the evaluation of alternatives, presented the alternative sites, and requested public input. Display boards (PDF, 1.5 MB) Presentation (PDF, 1.1 MB) Questionnaire and Comment Sheet (PDF, 29 KB) Comments Summary (PDF, 438 KB)
- Public Consultation Plan (PDF, 59 KB)
If you wish to receive further information about this project, to submit a comment, or to be added to the mailing list, contact:
Phone: 905-546-2424 ext. 4092
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