Water and Sanitary Sewers
Public Notice - March 6, 2014
Due to the unusual cold weather and the potential for water lines to freeze, residents in Wiarton are requested to run one water tap fully open for 10 to 15 minutes each night and again each morning for the remainder of the month.
Anyone experiencing low water pressure or frozen pipes should contact the Manager of Public Works at 519-534-1400 x 131.
Maintenance of the Water and Sanitary Sewers is completed under contract by the Ontario Clean Water Agency (OCWA)
The Town of South Bruce Peninsula currently has several water systems:
and one Sanitary Sewer/Wastewater Treatment Plant in Wiarton.
All water supplied to consumers through existing and new private water services for use on premises connected to a municipally owned water system shall pass through a water meter owned by the Town for use upon such premises.
Click here for some ideas and suggestions for conserving your water usage.
Click here for some ideas and suggestions for finding a water leak.
No person (including plumbers) shall open or close a curb stop other than Town-authorized personnel. Any person requesting a curb stop be turned "on" or "off" shall give notice to the Town at least two (2) working days prior and will be charged the applicable fee. Water system users requesting their water to be turned on or off at the curb must contact the Utility Clerk at 519-534-1400 ext 103 to set up an appointment.
Annual Water System and Wastewater Treatment Plant Reports
In Accordance with Schedule 22 of O. Reg 170/03 the Annual Reports and Summary Reports for each water system are completed prior to March 31 of each year. They are made available to the Public through the Wiarton Library, and the Sauble Beach Library as well as digitally on this web page - see below:
If you have any trouble uploading or reading the above reports - please contact 519-534-1400.