Outdoor Water Usage is only permitted between the hours of 6:00am to 9:00am and 7:00pm to 10:00pm. All homes with EVEN house numbers are allowed to water on EVEN calendar days and all homes with ODD house numbers are allowed to water on ODD calendar days. Outdoor Water Usage Notice (PDF)
Hydrant Flushing will be completed primarily between the hours of 10:00am and 4:00pm on Thursdays in both Arthur and Mount Forest. fire hydrant flushing notice (PDF)
Who We Are
The Township's Environmental Services Department consists of the Director of Operations, Manager, Environmental and Development Services, Process Compliance Analyst and four licensed Water & Sewer Operators that are certified under the Ministry of Environment, Conservation & Parks (MECP).
What We Do
This department is responsible for all aspects of the Township's drinking water and wastewater systems operations in Arthur and Mount Forest as well as the small water systems at the Township Office in Kenilworth and the Damascus Hall. Currently the Ontario Clean Water Agency (OCWA) is contracted to operate the Waste Water Treatment Plants located in Arthur and Mount Forest. For more information visit the Drinking Water or Wastewater section on this website.
The Environmental Services Department staff provides 24/7 coverage for the Arthur and Mount Forest drinking water and wastewater systems.
Regular working hours are Monday to Friday 7:30 am - 4:00pm.
After Hours, on Weekends and on Statutory Holidays designated operators are on-call.