Published: Wednesday, 13 May 2015 09:20
Written by By Stephen Vance, Staff
The future infrastructure bills keep adding up. In 2012 TMI reported that nearly $20 million would need to be spent on Meaford bridges and culverts over the next ten years. In September of 2013 it was reported that some $130 million would be required for municipal infrastructure asset replacement over the next 25 years in the Operations Department alone – that number included roads, bridges, and water facilities. This week council received a lengthy and exhaustive report on the state of the municipal water and waste-water systems, and council was told that $54 million will be required for those facilities in the coming years.
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