Rod Phillips, Minister of the Environment, Conservation and Parks, answered a question at the Association of Municipalities of Ontario conference in Ottawa saying that he would be making an announcement this fall on this issue.
Please contact him to let him know that Centre Wellington is not a willing host community for water extraction for commercial water bottling.
Please contact our MPP, Ted Arnott, who is now the Speaker of the House, with the same message or your MPP wherever you may be.
Wear Your Support
You can show your support for Save Our Water by showing your support for the Onaman Collective.
Save Our Water works closely with the Wellington Water Watchers. Wellington Water Watchers is a non-profit organization founded in 2007. They are an organization primarily run by volunteer citizens from Guelph-Wellington who are committed to the protection of local water and to educating the public about threats to the watershed.
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