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Public Hearing 4:
Source Protection
August 2-3, 2001

Metro Hall
Room 308
55 John Street
Toronto, ON
M5V 3C6

Topics to be addressed at this public hearing:

  1. Recommendations regarding source protection

    1. Lead role; key players
    2. Public involvement
    3. Source protection plans
    4. Groundwater management

Scheduled appearances

August 2

9:30 - 10:15 Environment Commissioner of Ontario
     Mr. Gord Miller (Commissioner), Mr. David McRobert
10:15 - 11:15 Conservation Ontario
     Mr. Dick Hunter
11:15 - 11:30 Break
11:30 - 12:30 Association of Municipalities of Ontario
     Mr. Thomas Schmidt, Ms. Nicola Crawhall
12:30 - 1:30 Lunch
1:30 - 2:15 Canadian Environmental Law Association
     Ms. Theresa McClenaghan, Mr. Richard Lindgren
2:15 - 3:00 Ontario Public Service Employees Union
     Mr. Tim Hadwen
3:00 - 3:30 Energy Probe Research Foundation
     Ms. Elizabeth Brubaker, Mr. Tom Adams
3:30 - 4:00 ALERT/Sierra Club Coalition
     Mr. Don Mills

August 3

9:30 - 10:15 Canadian Environmental Defence Fund                       
     Mr. David Donnelly, Mr. John Mackenzie
10:15 - 10:45 Ducks Unlimited Canada
     Mr. Jim Anderson, Mr. Shane Gabor
10:45 - 11:00 Break
11:00 - 12:00 Pollution Probe
     Mr. Rick Findlay
12:00 - 12:30 Government of Ontario
12:30 - 1:00 Rebuttal

Suggested recommendations

1.  Conservation Ontario Submission   *  (54Kb)
     Additional Reports
     A Letter to the Walkerton Inquiry    (31Kb)
     1. Long Term Viability of the Provincial Groundwater Monitoring Network    (41Kb)
     2. On Managing the Environment: A Review of Best Practices    (34Kb)
     3. Valuing Benefits from Watershed Management: A Supplement to the Report "The Importance of
         Watershed Management in Protecting Ontario's Drinking Water Supplies"
     4. Provincial Policy Statement (PPS) Five Year Review: Conservation Ontario Responses to the
        Stakeholder Questionnaire

2.   Energy Probe Research Foundation Submission    (13Kb)

3.   Sierra Club, Eastern Canada Chapter Submission    (52Kb)

4.   Ontario Public Service Employees Union Submission    (72Kb)

5.   Ducks Unlimited Canada Submission    (17Kb)

6.   Pollution Probe Submission    (17Kb)
     Supplementary Submission by Pollution Probe on Source Protection    (17Kb)

7.   Ontario Farm Environmental Coalition Request to attend Public Hearings    (22Kb)

8.   Canadian Environmental Defence Fund Submission    (20Kb)


The transcripts of this public hearing are available at August 2 and August 3.

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