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6:00 pm

City Consultation on Stormwater Charges

April 4 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Committee Room 1 – North York Civic Centre, 5100 Yonge Street
North York, ON M2N 5V7 Canada

An increase in extreme weather joined with more hard surfaces on properties in the city are contributing to a greater volume of stormwater in Toronto.  To much stormwater can overwhelm the existing system leading to basement flooding and poor water quality in our rivers and Lake Ontario.  The City is working towards improving the system through infrastructure upgrades and new strategies. Currently, stormwater management is being paid for from City water rates - which means the amount homeowners pay for stormwater management is based on how much water they use. A proposal has been developed to remove the portion that homeowners currently pay for stormwater management (currently embedded in the water rate), […]

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