Mississaugas of the Credit and Six Nations of the Grand River Launch Watermain Project

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Mississaugas of the Credit and Six Nations of the Grand River have launched a watermain project that will bring a reliable supply of clean and safe water to the rural residents of both communities.

“I would like to thank the staff of Mississaugas of the Credit First Nation, the staff of Six Nations, and the staff of Indigenous Services Canada for the hard work and commitment that has made this Water Line extension a success,” said Chief Stacey Laforme from the Mississaugas of the Credit First Nation. “I also appreciate the assistance provided by Haldimand County. I value the partnership with the Government of Canada and the partnership with Six Nations and look forward to many future collaborations.”

A local watermain will be extended along the boundary road between Mississaugas of the Credit and Six Nations of the Grand River, allowing the communities to connect to the Haldimand County water system. The project is made possible by an existing municipal-type service agreement between Mississaugas of the Credit and Haldimand County.

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