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June 20-21

Financing of Drinking Water Systems

Municipal financing for drinking water, pricing, cost incidence,

Draft Agenda   *  (13Kb)
Detailed Notes on the Expert Meeting    (122Kb)

Commissioned Issue Papers

1. Strategic Alternatives, Michael Fortin, Enid Slack Consulting Inc., and Mike Loudon - Financing
    Water Infrastructure

Submissions from Parties with Standing

1. Association of Municipalities of Ontario, Municipal Engineers Association, and
    the Ontario Good Roads Association - Financing of Municipal Waterworks: Analysis and Case Studies
2. Pollution Probe - The Management and Financing of Drinking Water Systems: Sustainable
    Asset Management
3. Conservation Ontario - Conservation Ontario - The Importance of Watershed Management in Protecting
    Ontario's Drinking Water Supplies

    Executive Summary    (69Kb)
    Conservation Ontario Submission    (808Kb)
    Appendices    (163Kb)
4. Energy Probe Research Foundation -
    4.1. The Promise of Privatization    (225Kb)
    4.2. Guiding and Controlling Ontario’s Future Water and Wastewater Services: User Pay and Full Cost
           Pricing, Independent Economic Regulation, and Strengthened Environmental Law Enforcement

5. Ontario Water Works Association ("OWWA") and Ontario Municipal Water Association ("OMWA") -
    Review of Issue 14 - Financial Matters    (144Kb)

  Public Submissions

1. The Canadian Council for Public Private Partnerships - Benefits of Water Service Public-Private
2. H.J. Malec - Designing a Safe Water System for Ontario    (30Kb)
3. Ontario Sewer and Watermain Construction Association (2) - A Nine Step CPR Plan for Ontario's
    Water and Sewage Systems

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)
Ontario Municipal Water Association (OMWA)
Ontario Water Works Association (OWWA)
Canadian Environmental Defence Fund (CEDF)
Pollution Probe
Energy Probe Research Foundation (EPRF)
Conservation Ontario

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