With Winnipeg’s municipal election slated for October 2018, LWF’s advocacy is focused this year on municipal wastewater treatment. City of Winnipeg sewage treatment plants represent the single largest point source contributor of phosphorus to Lake Winnipeg. To ensure we’re doing our part for Lake Winnipeg, phosphorus reduction through upgrades to these facilities must be a civic priority.
Setting the Standard for Wastewater Treatment is Action 3 of the Lake Winnipeg Health Plan.
Our educational report on Winnipeg’s wastewater woes ("Sewage S.O.S,") was distributed through the Winnipeg Free Press on Saturday, April 7th. You can read an online version here.