Category Archives: Latest News

Notice of 2018 Annual General Meeting, Trustee Candidates

NOTICE OF 2018 ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING Notice is hereby given that the Annual General Meeting of the Ratepayers of the North Salt Spring Waterworks District will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, April 21, 2018 at the Community Gospel … Continue reading

April Board meeting rescheduled for April 20 at 9:00am

WORLD WATER DAY

Today is World Water Day.  This year’s theme – Nature for Water – explores how we can use nature to overcome the water challenges of the 21st century. Find more information on how you and others can help save our … Continue reading

Logo Contest Winner

The winning entry was Designed by Lynne York of Studio 2901. Congratulations Lynne!                       Above – The new logo and Chairman, Marshall Heinekey presents Lynne with her prize package – … Continue reading

Logo Design Contest – Win a Household Water Conservation Package

Logo Design Contest Win a Household Water Conservation Package February 10, 2018 – The entry deadline for this has now closed and we are no longer accepting submissions. The winner will be chosen February 22, 2018.

District Receives Econics Report on District Finances

The District recently commissioned Econics to undertake an in-depth look at the District’s current and future financial picture including rates, cost of service and capital works.  The final report and recommendations are now available here.  Econics specialize in consulting on … Continue reading

NSSWD Receives Two Critical Reports by Dr. Maggie Squires, limnologist

The District is pleased to announce the completion of two critical reports by Dr. Maggie Squires, limnologist. The first report, Internal Phosphorus Loading in Lakes: How It Works and Why Artificial Aeration Doesn’t Work, is a review of the literature … Continue reading

Inspector of Municipalities Rules in Favour of NSSWD re Brinkworthy Appeal of Parcel Tax Classification

Inspector of Municipalities Rules in Favour of NSSWD re Brinkworthy Appeal of Parcel Tax Classification The Inspector of Municipalities, Tara Faganello, has upheld the decision of the District’s Court of Revision and ratified the parcel tax classification assigned by the … Continue reading

Moving Forward – A Message from the Board of Trustees

Moving Forward – A Message from the Board of Trustees  With a little over a week remaining until islanders go to the polls to determine the governance model under which the North Salt Spring Waterworks District (NSSWD) will operate, the … Continue reading

Contract Awarded for St. Mary DAF Water Treatment Plant

Contract Awarded for St. Mary DAF Water Treatment Plant North Salt Spring Waterworks is pleased to announce the contract to build the St. Mary Lake Dissolved Air Floatation (DAF) Water Treatment Plant has been awarded to Maple Reinders Inc.  They … Continue reading