Prohibited Dumping Bylaw

The depositing of various materials in the town’s waterways or on embankments can lead to flooding and bank and slope erosion, pollution, harm the environment, create nesting grounds for insects and animals and other adverse consequences contrary to the public good. Such effects can have adverse consequences on the public safety and lead to property damage. In order to protect the town’s coastal banks, bodies of waters, minimize flooding and other adverse consequences and to make the community safer from flooding, the Town has instituted the Stream Dumping Regulation s Bylaw regulating depositing materials into bodies of water and coastal banks. This bylaw can be found by clicking here.