Current Projects

Emergency work and short term disruptions

Cambridge
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Kitchener
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Waterloo
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Township of North Dumfries
None at this time.
Township of Wellesley
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Township of Wilmot
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Township of Woolwich
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Water and wastewater projects 

Learn about the projects currently in progress and opportunities to participate in the process. Water and wastewater projects typically begin with Region of Waterloo Water Services completing an environmental assessment. Upon approval of the environment assessment, responsibility for the project moves to Region of Waterloo Design and Construction.

Project phases:

  1. Environmental assessment
  2. Design
  3. Construction

Project documents may not meet accessibility guidelines due to requirements to include technical information such as maps, process charts and tables. Contact Region of Waterloo Water Services to request alternate formats or to contact the project manager.

Water projects

Baden-New Hamburg Water and Wastewater System Servicing Review
Current project phase: environmental assessment

Project files:

Current Engagement:

Past Engagement:

Cambridge East Water Supply

Current project phase: environmental assessment complete

Project files:

Cambridge Pressure Zone 1 West

Current project phase: construction

Project file: Environmental Study Report

CAM 1W – Water Quality Notification

Concession Street Bridge Watermain Repair
Conestogo Plains Water Supply System

Current project phase: construction

Project file: Environmental Study Report

Elmira West Water Tower Painting

Type of work: Water Tower Maintenance and Painting

Duration: The contractor will be onsite from May 2021 to spring 2022

Location: 1307 Floradale Road Elmira Ontario

What you should know: due to the nature of the work nearby residence should be aware of noise at the site. Neighbours can expect elevated noise levels from construction traffic, diesel generators, media blasting equipment and other construction equipment. All of the proposed work is expected to fall within the allowances of the Woolwich Township Noise By-law.

Detailed information:

The Elmira West Water Tower, located at 1307 Floradale Road, Elmira Ontario, is scheduled for maintenance and painting from May to November 2021.  Construction activities are expected to occur within the allowances of the Woolwich Township Noise By-law from Monday to Friday from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m.

The general contractor is Landmark Structures Co / Landmark Municipal Services ULC., and their scope of work includes:

  • General Health & Safety Maintenance to ladders, railings, platforms, tie-off points
  • Complete removal of interior and exterior lining system through media blasting
  • Spot repair interior metal surfaces as required
  • Supply and installation of a new interior and exterior lining system

Work is expected to start late in May 2021 with the contractor mobilizing to site.  The contractor will begin by setting up scaffolding to facilitate access to the painted surfaces for media blasting, welding, and eventual coating system replacement.

Erb Street Water Supply - Iron and Manganese Water Treatment Upgrades

Current project phase: environmental assessment

Project files:

Heidelberg - Class Environmental Assessment and Conceptual Design of the Heidelberg Water Supply System

Current project phase: environmental assessment

Project files:

New Dundee Water Supply - Iron and Manganese Water Treatment Upgrades

Current project phase: environmental assessment

Project Files:

Current Engagement:

Past Engagement:

Regional Water System Upgrades in Cambridge and North Dumfries (formerly the West Cambridge Water System Upgrades)

Current project phase: design

Project File:

Shingletown Wells Iron and Manganese Treatment Upgrades

Current project phase: design

Project File:

Waterloo North Water Supply System

Current project phase: design

Project file: Environmental Study Report

William Street - Strange Street Water Supply

Current project phase: design

Project files:

Wastewater projects

Baden-New Hamburg Water and Wastewater System Servicing Review

Current project phase: environmental assessment

Project files:

Biosolids Strategy
Visit the Biosolids Strategy page for more information on this project.
East Side Lands Sanitary Servicing

Current phase: design

Project files:

Galt Wastewater Treatment Plant Cogeneration Facility

Current project phase: construction

Project files: Project Description Report, updated

Kitchener Wastewater Treatment Plant Cogeneration Facility

Current project phase: construction

Project files: Project Description Report, updated

Kitchener Wastewater Treatment Plant Upgrades

Current project phase: construction

Project file: Environmental Study Report (appendices available on request)

Past engagements: December 2017 newsletter

New Hamburg Wastewater Treatment Plant Expansion

Current project phase: construction

Project file: Environmental Study Report (appendices available on request)

Spring Valley Sewage Pumping Station Class Environmental Assessment

Current phase: design

Project File:

Wastewater Treatment Master Plan

Current phase: completed

2018 Wastewater Treatment Master Plan Update:

Previous Wastewater Treatment Master Plan: 2007 Wastewater Treatment Master Plan

Waterloo Wastewater Treatment Plant Cogeneration Facility

Current project phase: construction

Project files: Project Description Report, updated

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