Category Archives: Events

Urgent Advisory Re: CBM Caledon Well Survey

Employees from CBM Saint Marys are canvassing this week distributing a water well survey request to every household within 1 km of the proposed quarry.     July 20, 2021 To the Residents of Cataract and West Caledon, Many of you … Continue reading

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Belfountain Needs Your Help

We need your help.  Belfountain is about to be crushed by a 80-year gravel pit, 7.2 million litres of treated sewage from nearby Erin gushing daily into the West Credit river, and a dense suburban- style subdivision of 75 houses … Continue reading

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Colouring Contest

Stressed?  Kids at home for the summer?  Help raise awareness about the West Credit River and learn about Brook Trout by entering our colouring contest.  Entries from both kids and adults wanted! Use our biolink to download the colouring sheets … Continue reading

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Water Watchers Ear to the Groundwater Walk

Wellington Water Watchers (WWW) is leading a walk to seven communities over eight days to highlight issues of gravel mining on communities and the environment. The walk will begin with an event  at 10am, on Tuesday July 13th, at the … Continue reading

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Traffic Calming Measures – Region of Peel

You may remember from our emails in March, the BCO has been actively involved along with the West Caledon Communities Traffic Group to address traffic and noise.   Traffic Calming Letter We have received a traffic calming strategy from the Region … Continue reading

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Erin Wastewater Treatment Plant – Federal Review Denied

  For Immediate Release:  27 May 2021 Erin Wastewater Treatment Plant – Federal Review Denied The Coalition for the West Credit River is disappointed that Minister Jonathan Wilkinson, Environment and Climate Change Canada, decided not to designate the Erin Wastewater … Continue reading

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Town of Caledon – LDD Moths ( f.k.a. Gypsy Moths)

May 26, 2021 – As a result of current LDD moths (formerly known as gypsy moths) levels, Town Council directed staff to explore additional avenues to manage infestations on Town property in partnership with the Toronto and Region Conservation Authority … Continue reading

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Gypsy Moth

Deforestation in Ontario has increased from 47,000 hectares in 2019 to 586,000 in 2021 There are about 500 plant species on their diet.   Another couple of years of infestation combined with hot summers and pests like cankerworm, can be deadly … Continue reading

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Send Comments to Minister Wilkinson

Residents of Belfountain, Minister Wilkinson will make his decision May 26, 2021 as to whether he will designate the Erin Waste Water Treatment Plant for a full Federal Impact Assessment. It is important that he hear from you to know … Continue reading

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BCO Annual General Meeting – This Tuesday May 11th at 7PM – You need to register this year

Hello, Would you like to know what is going on in and around Belfountain?   Every year, our AGM is the best way to keep up to date and get the latest information.    This year the AGM will be held via … Continue reading

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