The Healthy Water Award is presented to individuals and groups who have completed a project that improves, supports or protects the water quality in the Lake Simcoe watershed. Projects could include stormwater management, water conservation, streambank and shoreline restoration or stabilization, low impact development techniques and source water protection.
The Healthy Water award was presented to 2 recipients in 2018:
Bayshore Property Management (Barrie) – For setting an example in winter maintenance practices and educating clients on using reasonable quantities of winter salt.
- Holland Marsh Drainage System Joint Municipal Services Board (Bradford West Gwillimbury) – For creating a sediment removal area for storm runoff and alleviating flooding problems for multiple homes by constructing a stormwater management pond.