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FOLLOWUP ON THE STINK IN PRESTON NEIGHBOURHOOD

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September 8, 2019

The Cambridge Times had a Letter to the Editor published last Wednesday in response to an earlier article in the Times about odours coming from a company called Team Reclamation located at 1574 Eagle St. in Preston. I presume that the original Cambridge Times article is the same one that the Waterloo Region Record published […]


MORE MOE IMPOTENCE ON DISPLAY IN PRESTON?

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September 7, 2019

Today’s Waterloo Region Record carries the following story titled “Residents raise a stink about odour in Preston”. This article actually appears to be taken from the Cambridge Times newspaper and their reporter Bill Doucet. Here are my hard earned insights regarding the MOE, air polluters, and either public nuisance or public health threats from air […]


No satisfaction for neighbours of Preston industrial cleaning business Opinion Sep 04, 2019 Cambridge Times

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September 6, 2019

After reading a recent article in the Times regarding the odour coming from the Team Reclamation location at 1574 Eagle St. N. in Preston, I feel it could have benefited from my file that goes back to 2009, including pictures and the ministry’s report. We visited Mark, the manager at Team Reclamation, twice about the […]


WOWSER: WRPS ADMITS GUILT BUT WANTS “HOME COOKING” TO DECIDE OUTCOME

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April 5, 2019

Today’s Waterloo Region Record carries the following front page headline “Lawyer asks judges not to open “floodgates“”. This court appearance was yesterday at the Ontario Court of Appeal. The lawyer is none other than James Bennett and first of all he did get some bad press a while back by speaking derogatorily in regards to […]


SUMMARY OF CAMBRIDGE DRINKING WATER REPORTS

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March 4, 2014

Five broad points regarding Cambridge’s 2013 Annual Drinking Water Report. 1) Numerous ubiquitous or less so chemical compounds are not being reported. 2) The Region of Waterloo have full knowledge of serious industrial/chemical contamination in multiple Cambridge drinking wells. 3) The Region are “managing” this contamination via a number of methods including dilution/blending, redrilling & […]


MORE ON CAMBRIDGE’S DRINKING WATER REPORTS

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March 4, 2014

        There are three water systems not mentioned yet and they are the Pinebush Well System, the Shades Mill System and the Turnbull Well System. The Pinebush System consists of wells P10, P11 and P17. The P stands for Preston and these wells are located just slightly east of the former Ciba-Geigy, […]


Kudos to Debbie Vitez

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February 5, 2010

Federal and Provincial government has an official opposition party. Municipal government does not. This can be a ” free ride ” for whatever the majority of members on the municipal council want to do. The only problem is that this ” free ride ” of what the majority of council want to do comes out […]


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