The Town of Whitchurch-Stouffville purchases its water from York Region. For the residents of the community of Stouffville (including Highway 48), the Region operates and maintains five ground production wells and supplements the supply by purchasing treated lake water from the City of Toronto.
The communities of Ballantrae and Musselman's Lake are serviced by two ground production wells. The Region is required to maintain and operate these wells in accordance with Ministry of the Environment requirements. Contact York Region for further information on our water supplies.
Learn about the Water Quality Management System [link to Water Quality page] for the Town of Whitchurch-Stouffville. The Water Quality Management System consists of a set of policies, procedures and objectives that direct and control an organization with respect to quality.
Sanitary sewage in the community of Stouffville for residences and business is discharged into the Stouffville sanitary collection system, operated and maintained by the Town. The sewage outfalls to the York-Durham Sewage System (YDSS) operated and maintained by York Region. A sewer surcharge by York Region may apply to certain types of commercial and industrial establishments connected to the sewer system.