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23 Aug: Stormwater utility charge idea “floated”

The interesting parts of this article from the Toronto star about recent flooding are these: “There is nothing we can do to prevent this from happening a couple of times a year,”  and One of the less costly implementations Drake suggested is a stormwater utility charge, which increases a water…

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08 Aug: Toronto Flash Flooding

More flooding in the City of Toronto yesterday… https://www.thestar.com/news/gta/2018/08/07/16000-without-power-in-north-york-as-heavy-rain-batters-toronto-causing-floods-in-parts-of-the-city.html

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06 Jul: If a storm comes, Collingwood is most at risk…

The Conservation Authority identified Collingwood as the most at-risk community in the watershed for flooding during an extreme storm event. The Town of Collingwood certainly is doing their part to learn about prevention with the Collingwood Stormwater Pilot (read more about that at http://collingwoodpilotproject.com/ )

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29 Apr: Greenland at Ontario’s Water Conference

Mark and Eric Palmer of our partner company Greenland Technologies Group will be speaking at the Ontario’s Water Conference in Niagara Falls about “Transforming Water Infrastructure Through Actionable “Smart” Insights” including the Collingwood Smart Stormwater Project and the SafeSump.

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12 Jan: Watch the new explainer video!

You can watch the new explainer video on the Collingwood Smart Stormwater Technology Pilot at www.collingwoodpilotproject.com – which, by the way, was created by Collingwood’s own, Switch video – great job! And there is still time to sign up for a free pump system!