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Proposed southern Ontario landfill site raises groundwater concerns by MOE

Landfill proposed for former school site in Dresden

March 11, 2024  By Ground Water Canada

Dresden, Ont. – A proposal to build a new landfill on a former school site has raised concerns by the Ontario Ministry of the Environment about groundwater quality and methane gas. The York1 proposal suggests silt and contaminants will be filtered out before draining into Molly Creek and that stormwater ponds should be monitored twice yearly. MOE suggests monitoring should be done at least four times annually. The Independent report | READ MORE

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