As the province plans for recovery, the town is beginning to carefully and responsibly bring back services and reopen some public spaces, programs and services. Provincial emergency orders and the town’s physical distancing by-law remain in effect. We must all continue to follow guidelines from Public Health officials.
For fifty years, the town has had a stormwater system in place—and we’ve made a lot of progress! To build on this progress and ensure a long-term vision for stormwater management, we are developing a Stormwater Master Plan called Be rain ready.
This plan is especially essential because there has been an increase in extreme rain in Southwestern Ontario. To protect residents from flooding while also preserving our natural environment, the master plan will help guide us towards a rain ready Oakville:
For details on the town’s stormwater management visit our Stormwater Management page.
The project file has been predpared to document the planning and decision-making process for this study. The project file will be on the public record with the deadline for comments being extended to January 6, 2020. Please review the project file:
Comments may be submitted to the project contact.
Kristina Parker, P.Eng.
Water Resources Engineer
905-845-6601, ext. 3889