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Putting Water on the Agenda: 3 Questions to Ask Candidates

Join water watchers from all across Wellington County in putting water on the agenda in the municipal elections happening across our county right now. We’ve put together three questions to ask candidates for mayor and council in your township. Let’s let mayors and councils in every municipality in Wellington County know that they cannot take our public water services for granted, and let’s listen to see what they say! Learn more.

Fresh Water Jamboree Festival

Join us at the upcoming Fresh Water Jamboree Festival, Saturday September 13, 2014, at Riverside Park. The festival’s aim is to educate the public about water conservation in light of fresh water issues happening in Canada and around the world. Click here for more details.

fresh water jamboree poster


Help Us Keep Riverfest Bottled Water Free!

We’re supplying the Elora Riverfest with free tap water on August 22 & 23, 2014. Help us keep Riverfest bottled water free! Click here to learn more. (photo credit: Mark Heine)

elora riverfest








Co-Creating a Great Lakes Commons Charter

Hi Water Watchers,

Our Co-Creating a Great Lakes Commons Charter event on June 19th was a big success. We had about 60 people participating as well as our facilitators, speakers, and singers.

You can watch the recorded video of the event here - including the singers!

We made a handy registration map with everyone’s general location and first name on it. This is really a bioregional effort and we want to help people see who also shares this Commons vision.

We are building a NEW …

2Rivers Celebration Event

Join us on Friday, June 13 from 4pm to 11pm for a FUN RAISER for Wellington Water Watchers!