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Township of Alnwick/Haldimand Profile

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Table 17 - Utilities
Water & Sewer
Water: Major Source Well at Lot 22, Conc 1, Grafton (Village of Grafton); remainder well & septic 
% of Population Increase Served from the Source 50%
Name of Provider Lakefront Utility Services
Rated Capacity (cubic metres/day) 1,251
Average Daily Demand (mgd) n/a
Peak Demand (mgd) n/a
Chemical Breakdown of Water available on request
Water Quality test results available on request
Cost per 1000 Gallons depends on size of pipe - rates vary from $16.25/month for 5/8" to $92.85/month for 8"


Electric Power - Hydro One Networks
Communities Served Alderville, Alnwick-Haldimand, Hamilton Township, Brighton and the rural portion of Port Hope and Cramahe
Company-Net Importer or Exporter of Power Net Exporter
% of Reserve Margin Including Generation & Net Purchases n/a
Name of Power Pool Membership n/a
State Electric Power Deregulated (yes or no, if yes provide date) not yet; deregulation expected May 2002
Cost Structure - urban Service Charge ($) Energy Charge
(cents per kWh)
Demand Charge
($/kW per month)
Small (50kW, 12,500 kWh) 12.40 9.464 no charge
Medium (next 4,950kW, 1,130,000,kWh) 12.40 7.194 5.70
Balance 12.40 4.994 12.22
Rural: Small (50kW, 12,500 kWh), Single Phase 27.95 10.064 no charge
Energy Charge (cents per kWh) 27.95 7.494 6.45
Balance 27.95 4.994 12.22


Natural Gas - where available (urban areas only)
Name of Provider Union Gas
Small Volume General Firm Service (01)
Monthly Customer Charge $10.00
Commodity and Fuel (cents per cubic metre) 0.16213
Transportation 0.06642
Inventory rider (charged Jan - March) 0.08492
Delivery (first 100 cu m) 0.11890
Next 200 cu m 0.10986
Next 200 cu m 0.10525
Next 500 cu m 0.09989
All over 1,000 cu m 0.08228
Large Volume General Firm Service (10)
Monthly Customer Charge $50.00
Commodity and Fuel (cents per cubic metre) 0.16213
Transportation (Winter) 0.06589
Inventory rider (charged Jan - March) 0.08492
Transportation (Summer) 0.04589
Delivery (first 1000 cu m) 0.09560
Next 9,000 cu m 0.07134
Next 20,000 cu m 0.05790
Next 70,000 cu m 0.04915
All over 100,000 cu m 0.02324
Small Volume Interruptible Service (16)
Monthly Customer Charge $70.00
Gas Supply Charge - Winter 0.23827
Gas Supply Charge - Summer 0.19649
Inventory rider (charged Jan - March) 0.08492
Delivery (per cubic metre delivered) 0.05253
Large Volume Interruptible Service (25)
Monthly Customer Charge $190.00
Supply - min. winter $80.80
Supply - max winter $476.74
Supply - min year-round $80.80
Supply - max year-round $443.42
Delivery (min) $9.00
Delivery (max) $7.00


Telecommunications
# of Local Service Providers Bell Canada only
# of Long Distance Service Providers varies by location
# of Cellular service providers Rogers/Cantel, Bell Mobility, Sprint
Local Service Provider: Bell Canada
Switch Technology is Digital or Analog digital
Fiber Service Provided no
Monitored Remotely or On-Site remotely
ISDN Availability in selected locations


Business Support Services (#)
Tool & Die 15 in County
more within business range
Machine Shop 11
Welding 9
Office Equipment Service & Repair 6
Temporary Employment Services 2


Post Office
Postal Code group = "Forward Sortation Area" (first 3 characters) K0K
Main postal station  
Sorting Facility most often used for non-local mail Belleville
Service Delivery Standard
Local Mail* 2 business days or less
Same Province 3 business days or less
Between Provinces 4 business days or less
* includes postal codes beginning with: K0K, K7R, K8N, K8V, K9A


Same table for: Northumberland County Cramahe Township
Alderville First Nation Hamilton Township
Brighton Port Hope
Cobourg Trent Hills

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