The cost to construct the main conveyance systems and purchase wastewater treatment capacity from Winkler would be $18.4 million. The RM is awaiting confirmation of a federal/provincial infrastructure grant, which would cover up to 73% of this cost.
Funding sources for the RM’s portion
- $1.5 million from cash reserves
- $500,000 to be funded through sewer rates
- Municipal borrowing
- Connection revenues from new development
Wastewater capacity purchase
Main conveyance systems
Please visit the Reinfeld/Schanzenfeld page for information about the possible extension to these communities.