COVID-19 News Release

Union Water Supply System wants to assure the general public that the drinking water treated and supplied to residents and businesses within our treatment area continues to be safe to drink. Please be advised that the World Health Organization (WHO)

03/16/2020
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UWSS to supply water to parts of Harrow/Colchester

The Harrow/Colchester WTP will be completing some necessary upgrades in the coming weeks. This will require the assistance of the Union Water Supply System to supply residents with drinking water during the construction period. Construction is set to begin March

02/27/2020
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Canadian Water and Wastewater Association- Lead in Drinking Water

With the recent media release regarding lead in drinking water the Canadian Water and Wastewater Association (CWWA) provides relevant information on lead and additional sources for residents to educate themselves on the topic. For further reading please feel free to

11/05/2019
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Data to Identify Climate Change Related Infrastructure Vulnerabilities

The Union Water Supply System (UWSS) Infrastructure Vulnerability Assessment using the Engineer’s of Canada PIEVC protocol is featured as one of the case studies in this report. The report looks at the population served, weather conditions, temperatures and identified potential

11/01/2019
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July Board Meeting

Please be advised that the July UWSS Board meeting has been moved to July 31st for 9am in the Board Room of the Ruthven Water Treatment Plant.

07/12/2019
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Lake Erie Algae Bloom Prediction

UWSS was recently informed by colleagues at NOAA that this year’s algae bloom is predicted to be significant. UWSS wishes to advise the public that the OCWA operations staff are aware of the situation and continue to monitor the source

07/12/2019
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Cancellation of March UWSS Board Meeting

It has been decided that the March 20th Board meeting is cancelled.  The next scheduled meeting for the UWSS Joint Board of Management is tentatively scheduled for April 24th at 9 am in the Kingsville Community Room of the Kingsville

03/21/2019
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October 17th UWSS Board Meeting CANCELLED

The UWSS Joint Board of Management meeting scheduled for October 17th at 9 am has been cancelled.  The November UWSS Joint Board of Management meeting is scheduled for November 21, 2018 at 9 am, with location to be determined.

10/12/2018
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