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Directive given to begin investigation in Bayfield, Ont. into illegal sewer connections

Treatment facility has exceeded its approved capacity

February 22, 2024  By Ground Water Canada

Bayfield, Ont. – Municipal staff will be inspecting private and public properties and homes in the area that have illegally been connected to the sewer system. An investigation launched in recent years found about half the water flowing through Bayfield’s sewer system comes from groundwater and stormwater inflow. The main source of the infiltration, however, is from illegal connections to the sewer system. The Post report | READ MORE

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