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- 2 - <br /> <br />ANNUAL SUMMARY REPORT FOR THE AMHERSTBURG WTP <br /> <br />This report is a summary of water quality information for the Amherstburg WTP, published in <br />accordance with Schedule 22 of Ontario’s Drinking-Water Systems Regulation for the reporting <br />period of January 1, 2013 to December 31, 2013. The Amherstburg WTP is categorized as a <br />Large Municipal Residential Drinking Water System. <br />This report was prepared by The Ontario Clean Water Agency on behalf of The Corporation of <br />the Town of Amherstburg. <br /> <br />The report must, <br /> (a) list the requirements of the Act, the regulations, the system’s approval and any order that <br />the system failed to meet at any time during the period covered by the report and specify <br />the duration of the failure; and <br /> (b) for each failure referred to in clause (a), describe the measures that were taken to correct <br />the failure. <br />The following table lists the non-compliance with the Safe Drinking Water Act, Regulation 170/03, <br />PTTW, MDWL and DWWP during 2013 for the Amherstburg WTP. <br /> <br /> <br />Table 1 <br /> <br />Drinking Water <br />Legislation <br />Requirement(s) the <br />system failed to <br />meet <br />Measures taken to correct the <br />failure <br />Status <br />(complete or <br />outstanding) <br />Safe Drinking Water Act <br />O Reg. 170/03 <br />November 11, 2013 - <br />Filter turbidity greater <br />than 1 NTU for 15.5 <br />minutes <br />The filter was taken out of service <br />after the operator discovered the <br />incident. <br />complete <br />July 12, 2013 - Total <br />Coliform Count of 16 <br />cfu/100 mL <br />Re-sampled at the location of the <br />adverse as well as upstream and <br />downstream to confirm quality of <br />drinking water. <br />complete <br />Permit to Take Water <br />(#3750-7FAHRN) <br />June 21, 2013 – <br />exceeded maximum <br />raw flow <br />Raw flow was reduced complete <br /> <br />The report must also include the following information for the purpose of enabling the owner of <br />the system to assess the capability of the system to meet existing and planned uses of the <br />system: <br /> <br />1. A summary of the quantities and flow rates of the water supplied during the period covered <br />by the report, including monthly average and maximum daily flows and daily instantaneous <br />peak flow rates. <br /> <br />Please find attached a copy of the quantities and flow rates of the water withdrawn from the <br />Detroit River and treated/distributed from the Amherstburg WTP during 2013. <br /> <br />