Entries by Save Our Water

Ontario Government Proposes One-Year Extension Of The Moratorium

The Ontario government Wednesday announced a proposed one-year extension of the moratorium on water bottling permits on the Environmental Registry of Ontario (https://ero.ontario.ca/notice/013-3974). The current moratorium, which originally took effect on December 16, 2016, prohibits new permits for water bottling facilities to take groundwater, prevents existing water bottling facilities from increasing their draw beyond what […]

Council Declares Centre Wellington is NOT a willing host for commercial water takers.

Report from the Committee of the Whole May 22, 2018 Recommendation: WHEREAS the population of the Township of Centre Wellington is mandated to grow to approximately 45,000 by 2041; AND WHEREAS the Township is dependent upon accessible and environmentally secure groundwater for its municipal water supply; AND WHEREAS the Township is currently studying its long […]

Blue Dot Ecosystem : Dana Rodgers

Some people say that the Save Our Water campaign, ‘Say No To Nestle’, is just another ‘not in my backyard’ exercise. You know, like the recent nimby effort in Toronto’s Cabbage Town where residents agitated against the establishment of a day care facility in their neighbourhood? They thought the noise of all those playing children […]

Stop Buying Nestle Products

Originially posted in http://gailvazoxlade.com/blog Posted by Gail | Filed under Interesting World When I was at my high school reunion last fall, one of the events was a brunch the day after the gala. I went into the kitchen to get a glass of water and was told that there was a cold bin of bottled […]

French company pitches to take control of Baltimore’s water system, lobbyists join push

In recent weeks, lobbyists have been pitching Baltimore officials on a plan for French company Suez Environment to take operating control the city’s water system, several City Council members say. Original article by: Luke Broadwater The Baltimore Sun, December 19th, 2017 The council members say lobbyists from the company have been meeting with influential people […]