The Drainage Department is responsible for the maintenance of all municipal drains. All drain maintenance requests should be submitted in writing to the Drainage Superintendent who will review the drain and determine when the maintenance can take place.
Tile Drainage Loans
The Township of South Stormont offers tile drainage loans to qualified applicants. The amount of loan request cannot exceed 75% of the total cost of the project and all work must be carried out in accordance with the Agricultural Tile Drainage Installation Act.
For more information please visit the Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs.
When the work is successfully completed to the satisfaction of the tile drain inspector, a debenture by-law is passed whereby Council levies and collects for the term of ten years at a six (6) percent interest rate.