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Discharge in Process TBD

Start Date:  23 June 2019

Completion:  Approx. 3-5 days from start date. 

For comments and to report any issues and concerns, please CONTACT: 

Tel: 780.967.2873 or email svsandyb@xplornet.ca 

PUBLIC NOTICE - 28 May 2019

The discharge application has now been approved and discharge will proceed according to the approved operational plan (see below) starting first week of June 2019.  Lakeshore Residents please take note.  ALL Residents or OTHER please note - The area south and west of the lagoon up to Lakeshore Drive (west) and the Lagoon Road (north) (public/municipal land) is OFF LIMITS and no activity or access is allowed under any circumstances.  The discharge process will take 2 weeks to complete.  Any persons in contravention or trespassing will be liable and trespass at THEIR OWN RISK and the municipality accepts no responsibility for any death, injury, illness or disability.   

PUBLIC NOTICE - 29 April 2019

Water well testing and sampling now complete April 23-2019 and submitted for parameter content and SAR testing to be submitted as part of discharge application

PUBLIC NOTICE - 23 March 2019

Sewage Lagoon Gypsum Application & Water Well Testing (click on blue description)

  1. Gypsum will be applied - March 23 all day;
  2. Water (well) testing will take place - in well areas on Lakeshore Drive
  3. Gypsum SDS

PUBLIC NOTICE - 5 March 2019

The lagoon discharge application has now been submitted to Alberta Environment Parks & Climate Change for approval - the attached operational plan on page 20 shows the discharge plan - residents on Lakeshore Drive please note the exact distribution - All residents and visitors caution - if the discharge is approved this area is off limits regardless mode of movement.  

Vegetation has been unaffected by earlier discharges and gypsum will be added to lagoon cells to reduce/break down the solid saline content in the cells in the hope of reducing SAR (saline content) and reducing the levels of the lagoon.  Alberta Environment has given written (see March 11 update above) permission to apply the gypsum PRIOR to the approval of the discharge application expressing hope that the gypsum application will be successful. 

Operational Plan Lagoon 2019

Update February 2019

the discharge application has now been submitted to AEPCC for approval - the attached operational plan on page 20 shows the discharge plan - residents on Lakeshore Drive please note the exact distribution - All residents and visitors caution - if the discharge is approved this area is off limits regardless mode of movement.  

Vegetation has been unaffected by earlier discharges and gypsum will be added to reduce saline content.

Operational Plan Lagoon 2019

Update Nov 2018

Proposed Sampling Locations 2018 (Nov) - 2019 

AEP is requiring the Summer Village to complete the requested soil testing and reports to proceed with an discharge approval.

Joint Lagoon Committee meeting minutes

2019

2018

Lagoon 2018

Lagoon February 2018

All Residents please note that as of February 1 2018 due to the lagoon closure there will be a rate increase for wastewater disposal.  Please contact your service provider for more details.  

Lagoon January 2018

Lagoon December 2017

Lagoon November 2017

Lagoon Volumes 2016 & 2017

Lagoon Emergency Response Protocol 2018

Lagoon - Code of Practice

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