Environment and Water Committee Meeting – 28 June 2017

November 07, 2017 Environment and Water Meeting Reports

The Committee discussed its position on the Department Order 2016-08 and the Creation of a Water Department.

  • On DAO 2016-08. The committee recognizes the environmental benefits in implementing cleaning standards, however also maintains that this also entails cost concerns with regard to purchasing of new technologies that will be needed to comply with these standards.
  • On the Creation of a Water Department. The committee sees the relevance of rationalizing the water agencies with overlapping functions, for a more efficient performance of mandates.