Muskoka’s drinking water plants received the highest possible inspection rating from the Ministry of the Environment and Climate Change for 2015. A report to the Engineering and Public Works committee members in February highlighted that all nine drinking water systems in the District passed with a 100 per cent mark. This is an is an excellent achievement by District Water Operators considering the very strict measures in place. Read staff report PW-2-2016-10 for further details. The Ministry rigorously inspects all municipal water systems annually focusing on the water source, treatment, and distribution components.
The Ministry produces an inspection report for each water system and the 2015 reports for Muskoka can be viewed at: http://www.muskoka.on.ca/en/live-and-play/Water-and-Wastewater-Compliance-Reports.aspx