Mistral General Contracting Inc. - Permit to take water

Instrument type: Permit to take water

ERO number
019-8261
Ministry reference number
1000265971
Notice type
Instrument
Act
Ontario Water Resources Act, R.S.O. 1990
Posted by
Ministry of the Environment, Conservation and Parks
Notice stage
Proposal
Proposal posted
Comment period
February 9, 2024 - March 10, 2024 (30 days) Open
Last updated

This consultation closes at 11:59 p.m. on:
March 10, 2024

Proposal summary

This proposal is for a new Permit to Take Water for Mistral General Contracting Inc. Water will be taken from two ponds for construction dewatering purposes, located in the City of Ottawa, Ontario.

Location details

Site address

3071 Riverside Drive
Ottawa, ON
Canada

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Proponent(s)

Mistral General Contracting Inc.
1755 Woodward Drive
Unit 300
Ottawa, ON
K2C 0P9
Canada

Proposal details

This proposal is for a new Permit to Take Water for Mistral General Contracting Inc. Water will be taken from two ponds for construction dewatering purposes, located in the City of Ottawa, Ontario. Details of the water taking are as follows:

Permit type – New

Source Name:S1 - Phase 1 Building and Servicing Excavations

Purpose: Construction Dewatering

  • maximum rate per minute (litres): 7,000
  • maximum number of hours of taking per day: 24
  • maximum volume per day (litres):3,000,000
  • maximum number of days of taking per year: 365
  • earliest calendar date of taking (mm/dd): 01/01
  • latest calendar date of taking (mm/dd): 12/31
  • period of taking: 10 years

Source Name:S2 - Phase 2 Building and Servicing Excavations

Purpose: Construction Dewatering

  • maximum rate per minute (litres): 7,000
  • maximum number of hours of taking per day: 24
  • maximum volume per day (litres): 6,000,000
  • maximum number of days of taking per year: 365
  • earliest calendar date of taking (mm/dd): 01/01
  • latest calendar date of taking (mm/dd): 12/31
  • period of taking: 10 years

There are 3 categories of a Permit to Take Water:

  • Category 1: water takings are anticipated to have a lower risk of causing an unacceptable environmental impact/interference
  • Category 2: water takings are anticipated to having a higher potential of causing unacceptable environmental impact or interference
  • Category 3: water takings are anticipated to have the highest potential of causing unacceptable environmental impactor interference

The proposed water taking qualifies as a Category 3 permit.

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Client Services and Permissions Branch
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135 St Clair Ave West
1st Floor
Toronto, ON
M4V 1P5
Canada

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