News in Review The Walkerton Legacy: Ongoing Vigil

News in Review The Walkerton Legacy: Ongoing Vigil

The environmental disaster that Ontario Premier Mike Harris called a terrible tragedy and what the local medical officer of health said could have been prevented has been the subject of an official inquiry. It was also a warning that reverberated throughout the country. In the wake of Walkerton, other questionable and dangerous water supplies in Canadian municipalities have been discovered, heightening concern and awareness of water resources everywhere. This report investigates Canadians continuing vigilance over the safety of the water they drink.

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