Events

NSGWA Fall Meeting 2017
Where: Best Western Plus Hotel and Suites 15 Spectacle lake drive, Dartmouth, NS
When: Saturday, November 25th, 2017
Start: 10:00AM

Annual General Meeting
UPDATE NOTICE!
Please notice change of AGM
Where: Best Western Plus Hotel and Suites 15 Spectacle lake drive, Dartmouth, NS
When: Saturday, June 3, 2017
Start: 10:00AM

Please be advised Agenda is subject to change

NSGWA Regionals

Date: Tuesday, April 25, 2017
Place: Best Western Plus Hotel & Suites
15 Spectacle Lake Drive, Dartmouth

Start: 10:00 AM

TOPICS:
• Well Design for naturally develop and also filter packed type wells,
• Well Development for new wells and also rehabilitation of old wells, and
• Ground Water Chemistry and chemical applications
These will be offered online as well, but registration is a must …. Registration Form

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Health Canada – Proposal to lower accepted lead levels in drinking water

Health Canada is proposing to lower the guideline for lead in drinking water from 10ug/L to 5ug/L. The link to the Guideline Technical Document is below. The document is now posted for a 2-month public consultation period ending March 15, 2017. The document proposes sampling protocols that may be new to some utilities and should be carefully reviewed.

Lead in Drinking Water – English
Lead in Drinking Water – French

If you have any questions or comments, please provide them to water_eau@hc-sc.gc.ca by March 15, 2017.

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NSGWA Fall Meeting

Date: Saturday, November 19th 2016
Place: Ramada Park Place & Conference Centre
240 Brownlow Ave, Dartmouth

Time: 1:00pm

Health Canada – Manganese Changes

Health Canada is proposing to change the guideline for manganese in drinking water. The proposed changes include the establishment of a health based (MAC) guideline of 100ug/L in addition to lowering the aesthetic objective (AO) to 20ug/L. The link to the proposed guideline technical document is below. Comments on the proposed changes can be provided directly to Health Canada or Angelina Polegato up until August 5, 2016.

Mangenese English
Manganese French

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Rewrites & New Applicants

***All new applicants and rewrites for Pump Installers, Well Diggers and Well Drillers

Date: Saturday, September 10 2016

Time: 9am

Location: Best Western Plus Hotel and Suites
15 Spectacle Lake Drive, Dartmouth, NS

Questions or concerns, please contact the NSGWA office
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Annual General Meeting

Where: Best Western Plus Hotel and Suites
15 Spectacle Lake Drive, Dartmouth, NS

Date: Saturday, September 10, 2016

Start: 1:00PM


Agenda

  • Opening remarks
  • Review of Fall Minutes 2015
  • Review of 2015 AGM Minutes
  • Presentation – Drinking Water Interpretation Tool – presented by NSE Gordon Check
  • New Business
  • Financials
  • Other Business
  • Adjournment

Please be advised Agenda is subject to change

******PLEASE NOTE******

THERE WILL BE NO REGIONALS HELD THIS YEAR 2016. All COQ’s will receive 15 CEP POINTS. This is a onetime only!

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Awards Dinner

Please keep an eye on website as well as mail for event details. Event is subject to change

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******PLEASE NOTE******

THERE WILL BE NO REGIONALS HELD THIS YEAR 2016. All COQ’s will receive 15 CEP POINTS. This is a onetime only!