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July 3-5

Implications of Public and Private Operation for the Safety of Drinking Water

Detailed Notes on the Expert Meeting   *  (110Kb)

Commissioned Issue Papers

1. David Cameron - Drinking Water Safety: Do Ownership and Management Matter?    (848Kb)
2. Strategic Alternatives, Michael Fortin, Enid Slack Consulting Inc., and Mike Loudon - Financing
    Water Infrastructure

Submissions from Parties with Standing

1. Energy Probe Research Foundation -
    1.1. The Promise of Privatization    (225Kb)
    1.2. The Privatization of Water Utilities: Supplementary Information    (104Kb)
    1.3. The Ontario Clean Water Agency: Supplementary Information    (119Kb)
2. The Canadian Environmental Law Association, The Canadian Union of Public Employees and
    The Ontario Public Service Employees Union - Water Services in Ontario: For the Public, By the Public
    Companion Papers
    a. CELA - Financial Management of Municipal Water Systems in Ontario    (675Kb)
    b. CUPE - UK Water Privatisation - A Briefing    (948Kb)
    c. CUPE - An Analysis of a Public-Private Sector Partnership: The Hamilton-Wentworth-Philip Utilities
                    Management Corporation PPP
    d. CELA - The Continuing Tale of One City and Privatization    (5Kb)
    e. CUPE - A Legal Opinion Concerning the Potential Impact of International Trade Disciplines on
                    Proposals to Establish a Public-Private Partnership to Design Build and Operate a Water                     Filtration Plant in the Seymour Reservoir
3. Canadian Union of Public Employees - Water Privatisation and Quality of Service - PSIRU Evidence to
    the Walkerton Enquiry
4. The City of Hamilton and Azurix North America - Achieving the Vision - The True Story of Hamilton and

Public Submissions

  1. The Canadian Council for Public Private Partnerships -
    1.1. Benefits of Water Service Public-Private Partnerships    (119Kb)
    1.2. Comments of Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP on the Shrybman Opinion    (72Kb)
2. Dr W.H. Emery - Response to Research Paper Submitted by PSIRU Re: UK Water Privatisation    (19Kb)

Other relevant background documents

Participants (see Notice to Parties in Part 2 (March 29, 2001))    (16Kb)

Issue Paper Authors
Government of Ontario
Association of Municipalities of Ontario (AMO)
Concerned Walkerton Citizens/Canadian Environmental Law Association (CELA)
Pollution Probe
Energy Probe Research Foundation (EPRF)

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