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Enoch Cree Nation and EPCOR Sign Memorandum of Understanding

Enoch Cree Nation and EPCOR have signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) that formalizes their commitment to working together in the spirit of reconciliation...

NCC Unveils Conservation Site Near Moose Jaw

The Nature Conservancy of Canada (NCC) and its partners unveiled a new conservation site that is located 40-kilometres from Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan. The conservation site...

Partnership Aims to Reduce Marine Debris Along B.C.’s Central Coast Shoreline

British Columbia’s central coast is the focus of a unique partnership to rid the shoreline of marine debris. The Clean Coast, Clean Waters Initiative Fund...

Water Quality Advisory Issued for West Kelowna

The City of West Kelowna, in consultation with Interior Health, is issuing a Water Quality Advisory for the Lakeview/Rose Valley System effective immediately and...

Greenwood Trunk Project will Increase Sewer Capacity in East Courtenay

Construction is underway on the City of Courtenay Greenwood Trunk Sanitary Sewer Project to increase capacity in the sewer system in East Courtenay, British...

Beer Made from Reused Water Produced in Alberta

The University of Calgary’s Advancing Canadian Water Assets (ACWA) has partnered with Village Brewery and Xylem Inc. to produce Alberta’s first beer made with...

City of Swift Current, Sask. Denied ICIP Funding for Wastewater Project

The City of Swift Current received an update that its funding application for the proposed Wastewater Collection and Expansion Upgrades Project was unsuccessful. The application for...

Alberta Provides Funding to Irrigation Districts for Infrastructure Improvements

The Irrigation Rehabilitation Program (IRP) is providing $10 million in funding to Alberta’s irrigation districts for infrastructure improvements. This funding will help ensure there is...

Alberta Government Provides Grant to United Irrigation District

The Alberta government has provided a $262,000 grant to the United Irrigation District as part of the province’s $10-million Irrigation Rehabilitation Program. “Water is vital...

Regional District of Central Kootenay Launches Water Safety Ambassador Program

The Regional District of Central Kootenay (RDCK) has launched a new summer initiative called the Water Safety Ambassador program. The goal of the Water Safety...

Eight Projects in Alberta Receive Federal and Provincial Funding

Funding for eight water infrastructure and recreation projects was announced by Catherine McKenna, minister of infrastructure and communities, Maryam Monsef, minister for women and...

How UBC’s In-House Teams Keep the Campus Flowing

Water is a crucial resource at the University of British Columbia (UBC) for basic human needs and to support research and operations. The simple...

Water Security Agency to Increase Funding for Emergency Flood Damage Reduction Program

To help communities respond to widespread flooding, the Water Security Agency (WSA) will be expanding the Emergency Flood Damage Reduction Program (EFDRP) by $2...

Alberta Provides Grant to Lethbridge Northern Irrigation District

The Alberta government has granted almost $1.1 million to the Lethbridge Northern Irrigation District as part of the province’s $10-million Irrigation Rehabilitation Program. This funding...

Wastewater Projects in Cold Lake, Alberta Receive Funding

Two wastewater projects in Cold Lake, Alberta have received funding from the Alberta Municipal Water/Wastewater Partnership. The grants were approved after submissions were made by...

City of Estevan, Sask. Celebrates Drinking Water System Upgrade Project

The City of Estevan hosted a ceremony to celebrate the upcoming completion of the community’s drinking water system upgrade project. “We are excited to see...

Governments of Canada and Alberta Invest in Water Infrastructure

Funding for five water infrastructure projects has been announced by the governments of Canada and Alberta. “Clean drinking water and effective wastewater treatment are essential...

Federal Government Announces Funding to Protect Lake Winnipeg Basin

The Government of Canada is providing $1.18 million to support 15 new projects under the Lake Winnipeg Basin Program. The announcement was made by Terry Duguid,...

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