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Waterworks/Wastewater Department

The department is responsible for the operation and maintenance of the Lionel Sherratt Water Filtration Plant, water control buildings and wastewater lift stations. Public services rendered by the section include the maintenance, repairs and/or replacement of all water and sanitary sewer lines and mains, inspection and maintenance of all manholes, thawing of frozen water lines, water turn off/on, water valves, blocked sewers, fire hydrant inspections, maintenance and snow removal. Reference the Drinking Water Quality Management Standard policy for more information about Kirkland Lake's water quality.

Ontario Clean Water Agency is the town's contracted service provider responsible for ensuring the delivery of safe drinking water to citizens within the service catchment area.

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The waterworks department can be reached at 705-567-9365 from 8:00 am to 4:00 pm. To report an emergency after-hours, please call 705-568-7765.


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