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AR 171/2012 MAGRATH AND DISTRICT REGIONAL WATER SERVICES COMMISSION REGULATION

(Consolidated up to 162/2013)

ALBERTA REGULATION 171/2012

Municipal Government Act

MAGRATH AND DISTRICT REGIONAL WATER
SERVICES COMMISSION REGULATION

Table of Contents

               1      Definitions

               2      Establishment

               3      Member municipalities

               4      Services

               5      Operating deficits

               6      Sale of property

               7      Profit and surpluses

               8      Approval

               9      Transfer of assets

             10      Assumption of debts, etc

Schedule

Definitions

1    In this Regulation,

                             (a)   “Commission” means the Magrath and District Regional Water Services Commission established by section 2;

                             (b)   “member” means a municipality referred to in section 3.

AR 171/2012 s1;162/2013

Establishment

2   A regional services commission known as the Magrath and District Regional Water Services Commission is established.


Member municipalities

3   The following municipalities are members of the Commission:

                             (a)   Cardston County;

                             (b)   Town of Magrath.

Services

4   The Commission is authorized to provide wholesale potable water to its members.

Operating deficits

5   The Commission may not assume operating deficits that are shown on the books of any of the members.

Sale of property

6(1)  The Commission may not, without the approval of the Minister, sell any of its land, buildings, equipment or inventory whose purchase has been funded wholly or partly by grants from the Government of Alberta.

(2)  The Minister may not approve a sale under subsection (1) unless the Minister is satisfied

                             (a)   as to the repayment of the grants from the Government of  Alberta and outstanding debt associated with that portion of the land, buildings, equipment or inventory to be sold,

                             (b)   that the sale would not have a significant adverse effect on the services the Commission provides, and

                             (c)   that the sale will be properly reflected in the rates subsequently charged to the customers of the Commission.

Profit and surpluses

7   Unless otherwise approved by the Minister, the Commission may not

                             (a)   operate for the purposes of making a profit, or

                             (b)   distribute any of its surpluses to its members.

Approval

8   The Minister may make an approval under section 6 or 7 subject to any terms or conditions the Minister considers appropriate.

Transfer of assets

9   The members shall execute all documents and do all things necessary to transfer to the Commission the land, buildings and other property listed in the Schedule.

Assumption of debts, etc.

10   All debts and liabilities, all titles, easements and rights of way and crossing and all service, construction and consulting agreements incurred, held or entered into by any of the member municipalities with respect to the applicable land, buildings and other property listed in the Schedule are assumed by the Commission, and the Commission shall enter into any agreements, execute any documents and do any other things that are necessary to assume those debts, liabilities, titles, easements, rights of way and crossing and agreements.

Schedule   

Part 1
Land, Buildings and Other Property
Transferred from Cardston County

1   Filter Plant Rejection Water Pond Site (Title 111 190 445):

That portion of the northwest quarter of section thirty‑four (34), township four (4), range twenty‑two (22) west of the fourth meridian described as:

PLAN 1111787
BLOCK 2
LOT 1
EXCEPTING THEREOUT ALL MINES AND MINERALS
CONTAINING 1.45 HECTARES (3.58 ACRES) MORE OR LESS

2   Filter Plant located on site referred to in item 1

3   Dissolved Air Flotation Reject Water Pond Site (Title 111 190 444):

That portion of the northwest quarter of section thirty‑four (34), township four (4), range twenty‑two (22) west of the fourth meridian described as:


PLAN 1111787
BLOCK 1
LOT 2
EXCEPTING THEREOUT ALL MINES AND MINERALS
CONTAINING 0.975 HECTARES (2.41 ACRES) MORE OR LESS

4   Metering owned by Cardston County for Co‑op water connections for the Treated Water Supply Pipeline referred to in Part 2, item 10

5   All other miscellaneous piping, structures, systems and equipment in buildings or located on or under land being transferred under this Part

Part 2
Land, Buildings and Other Property Transferred
from the Town of Magrath

1   Treated Water Storage Reservoir Site (Title 821 009 174):

That portion of the northwest quarter of section thirty‑four (34), township four (4), range twenty‑two (22) west of the fourth meridian described as:

PLAN 8111648
WATER RESERVOIR SITE
CONTAINING 1.39 HECTARES (3.44 ACRES) MORE OR LESS
EXCEPTING THEREOUT ALL MINES AND MINERALS

2   Membrane Filtration Plant located on site referred to in item 1, complete with:

‑ GE Zenon Membrane Ultra Filtration System (78.9 l/s expandable to 99.7 l/s capacity) complete with:

‑ Filtration Trains
‑ 1 each ancillary back pulse and chemical clean skids
‑ Duplex compressor system
‑ Blower System (2 blowers)

‑ Chlorine Gas Feed System
‑ Plant Service Water System
‑ Building Mechanical Systems

3   4300 m3 Reject Water Pond located on site referred to in item 1

4   4500 m3 Treated Water Storage Reservoir located on site referred to in item 1

5   Dissolved Air Flotation Plant Site (Title 011 250 104):

That portion of the northwest quarter of section thirty‑four (34), township four (4), range twenty‑two (22) west of the fourth meridian described as:

PLAN 9910235
BLOCK 1
LOT 1
EXCEPTING THEREOUT ALL MINES AND MINERALS
CONTAINING 0.272 HECTARES (0.67 ACRES) MORE OR LESS

6   Dissolved Air Flotation Plant located on site referred to in item 5, complete with:

‑ Pre‑treatment Coagulation Feed System
‑ Flocculation
‑ CORIX Water Systems DAF Basins (86.6 l/s capacity), complete with:

‑ 2 Trains
‑ Recycle Pump System
‑ Saturators
‑ Sludge Scraper Assembly

‑ Compressed Air System
‑ Building Mechanical Systems

7   1600 m3 Reject Water Pond located on site referred to in item 5

8   Raw Water Intake Structure located at Jensen Reservoir on the northeast quarter of section twenty‑eight (28), township four (4), range twenty‑two (22) west of the fourth meridian

9   Raw Water Supply Pipeline from Raw Water Intake Structure referred to in item 8, located in that part of Plan 811 1648 containing the waterline right of way and consisting of:

2.2 km of 600 mm PVC pipe

10   Treated Water Supply Pipeline to the Town of Magrath, located in that part of Plan 811 1638 containing the waterline right of way and consisting of:

2.2 km of 600 mm PVC pipe

11   Pressure Reducing Station Site (Title 011 067 358):

That portion of the southeast quarter of section twenty‑two (22), township five (5), range twenty‑two (22) west of the fourth meridian described as:

PLAN IRR994
THAT PORTION OF PARCEL B WHICH LIES WEST OF ROAD PLAN 9211441 AND SOUTHEAST OF BLOCK 1 ON PLAN 0110722
CONTAINING 1.21 HECTARES (2.98 ACRES) MORE OR LESS
EXCEPTING THEREOUT ALL MINES AND MINERALS AND RIGHT TO WORK THE SAME

12   Pressure Reducing Station located on site referred to in item 11, complete with:

‑ Automated Truck Fill
‑ Pressure Reducing Valve
‑ Treated Water Metering for Town of Magrath

13   Metering owned by the town of Magrath for Co‑op water connections for the Treated Water Supply Pipeline referred to in item 10

14   Complete Supervisory Control and Data Acquisitions (SCADA) System for the Treated Water Supply Pipeline referred to in item 10

15   All other miscellaneous piping, structures, systems and equipment in buildings or located on or under land being transferred under this Part

AR 171/2012 Sched.;162/2013