Public Notice: Suspected upwelling of a mineral substance in the stormwater at Bunkers Creek

This notice is to advise that the City of Barrie has identified a suspected upwelling of a mineral substance in the stormwater at Bunkers Creek that may also be in the Milligan’s Pond area.

The Ministry of Environment, Conservation and Parks is determining the cause of the suspected mineral-rich water entering the creek.

This suspected mineral-rich water is within the stormwater system at Bunkers Creek and City staff are continuing to monitor flows within the creek.

There is currently NO concern to drinking water supply in Barrie.

The City of Barrie will provide updates as any further information becomes available.

For more information, please contact:
Melanie Rumley
Communications Advisor
melanie.rumley@barrie.ca
705-627-2702