Roads

·         Repair and maintain roadways

·         Repair and maintain sidewalks

·         Maintain roadside ditches

·         Maintain municipal parking lots

·         Repair and maintain roadside signs, guide rails and line painting

·         Authorize and inspect the construction of all new or altered entrances on municipal roads

 

Water Systems

·         Maintenance of the municipally-owned Water Distribution Systems in Wiarton and the Former Amabel Township are currently operated and maintained under signed contract with the Ontario Clean Water Agency (O.C.W.A.).

·         Operation of the municipal water treatment plants currently located in Wiarton and the Former Amabel Township are operated by O.C.W.A. under signed contracts.

·         Preventative maintenance of the distribution systems involves items as listed:

o   Maintain, operate and replace water services and hydrants

o   Maintain and replace water meters

o   Locate water services

o   Maintain, flush and upgrade water distribution system and operate water main valves and valve boxes

·         Town staff maintain and replace water meters (where necessary) and complete water meter reads for utility billing purposes.

 

Sanitary Sewer Systems

·         The sanitary sewer collection system is operated and maintained under signed contract with Ontario Clean Water Agency (O.C.W.A.)

·         Preventative maintenance of the sanitary sewer collection systems involves items as listed:

o   Maintain, flush and upgrade sanitary sewer collection system

o   Video inspection of sanitary sewer collection system

o   Locate, maintain and upgrade sanitary services

o   Maintain and inspect manholes

 

Storm Sewers

·         Maintain storm sewer collection system

·         Maintain, clean and inspect catch basins

·         Maintain and upgrade drainage pits

·         Maintain sedimentation pond

 

Cemetery

·         Provide perpetual care for municipal cemeteries

·         Locate plots and burial preparation

·         Sale of vacant plots for interment

·         Maintain site plans and burial records

 

Fleet Management

·         Perform general repairs and maintenance to public works fleet

·         Co-ordinate and assign vehicle and equipment as required within the department and other municipal departments

·         Oversee repairs made by outside services.

 

Beach / Waterfront

·         Cleanup in spring and maintain throughout season

·         Install and remove snow and sand fencing in spring and fall

·         Maintain drainage and parking areas

 

Waste Management

·         Operate and maintain landfill site

·         Provide curbside garbage collection

·         Provide fall leaf collection

·         Gas well monitoring

 

Tree Maintenance

·         Removing, planting, stumping and trimming

 

Bridge Maintenance

·         Repair and maintain bridges

 

energy conservation and demand management plan

The Town of South Bruce Peninsula Energy Conservation and Demand Management has been prepared for the period of January 1, 2014 to December 31, 2014.  You can view the Plan by clicking on the link below.

Energy Conservation and Demand Management Plan