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The Municipality of Trent Hills Profile

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Table 17 - Utilities
Water & Sewer
Water Availability Campbellford Warkworth Hastings
Major Source Surface
(Trent River)
Surface
(Mill Creek)
Surface
(Trent River)
Water Treatment
Name of Provider Municipality of Trent Hills
Rated Capacity (mgd) 1.5 0.27 0.43
Average Daily Demand (mgd) 0.52 0.078 0.17
Peak Demand (mgd) 1.06 0.154 0.385
Chemical Breakdown of Water Available upon request
Water Quality test results Available upon request
Cost per 1000 Gallons $5.00 / 1000 gallons Flat rate - $21/month Flat Rate $20.50/month
Water Connection Fee user pay -based on actual cost user pay -based on actual cost user pay -based on actual cost
Source: Scott White 705-653-2382
Sewer Treatment
Name of Provider Municipality of Trent Hills / OCWA Municipality of Trent Hills Municipality of Trent Hills / OCWA
Type of Process Activated Sludge Stabilization Ponds Extended Aeration Process
Rated Capacity (mgd) 1.45 0.086 0.233
Average Daily Flow (mgd) 2.5 0.073 0.231
Peak Demand (mgd) 1.1 0.098 0.101
Cost per 1000 Gallons Flat rate $28/month Flat rate $9/month Flat rate $38/month
Sewer Connection Fee user pay -based on actual cost user pay -based on actual cost user pay -based on actual cost
Source: OCWA


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) K0L, K0K
Main postal station  
Sorting Facility most often used for non-local mail Belleville (K0K), Peterborough (K0L)
Service Delivery Standard
Local Mail* 2 business days or less
Same Province 3 business days or less
Between Provinces 4 business days or less
* for postal codes beginning with: K0K, "local" includes Grafton, Gore's Landing, Colborne, Roseneath; for postal codes beginning with K0L, "local" is defined as other KOL codes incl Bewdley, Grafton and Hastings


Same table for: Northumberland County Cobourg
Alderville First Nation Cramahe Township
Alnwick-Haldimand Hamilton Township
Brighton Port Hope

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