Grand Marais Lagoon Update

The Public Utilities Board (PUB) has made a decision (Order No. 52/17) on the RM of St. Clements request to begin charging a tipping fee to use the Grand Marais lagoon and for revised rates in the Sunset Bay area:

  • PUB has varied the proposed wastewater tipping rate from $5.50 per cubic meter to an interim rate of $1 per cubic meter beginning on September 1, 2017, based on 100% of the waste haulers tank capacity. All septic haulers are required to have a Municipal business license indicating their truck capacity.
  • PUB denies the RM’s revised wastewater rates for Sunset Bay. Effective January 1, 2017, Sunset Bay vacant lot owners will pay two payments per year of $64.95 ($21.04 service charge and a $43.91sewer charge) and connected lot owners will pay two payments per year of $79.58 ($21.04 service charge and a $58.54 sewer charge)

Download the Public Utilities Board Order No. 52/17: An Order Respecting the Rural Municipality of St. Clements Grand Marais Wastewater Utility

The Public Utilities Board (PUB) has made a decision (Order No. 52/17) on the RM of St. Clements request to begin charging a tipping fee to use the Grand Marais lagoon and for revised rates in the Sunset Bay area:

  • PUB has varied the proposed wastewater tipping rate from $5.50 per cubic meter to an interim rate of $1 per cubic meter beginning on September 1, 2017, based on 100% of the waste haulers tank capacity. All septic haulers are required to have a Municipal business license indicating their truck capacity.
  • PUB denies the RM’s revised wastewater rates for Sunset Bay. Effective January 1, 2017, Sunset Bay vacant lot owners will pay two payments per year of $64.95 ($21.04 service charge and a $43.91sewer charge) and connected lot owners will pay two payments per year of $79.58 ($21.04 service charge and a $58.54 sewer charge)

Download the Public Utilities Board Order No. 52/17: An Order Respecting the Rural Municipality of St. Clements Grand Marais Wastewater Utility