Supporting municipalities conducting Phase II Environmental Site Assessments for closed or closing landfills.
The Landfill Environmental Site Assessment (LESA) Program, a partnership between SUMA and the Ministry of Environment, provides funding to support municipalities conducting Environmental Site Assessments (ESAs) for closed or closing landfills.
ESAs help determine if a landfill has any impact on receptors such as potable water wells and help determine the appropriate closure plan for the facility.
LESA provides funding for up to 10 environmental site assessments, with each grant covering up to $22,500 of the cost of completing an assessment. Municipalities are responsible for any remaining cost.
The recipients are the:
Contact Steven Dribnenki, SUMA's Legal Services Advisor, at 306-525-4389.