New Cremona treatment plant opens Nov. 24

Officials from the village of Cremona are keen to invite area residents to attend the grand opening of their newly upgraded water treatment plant.

Cremona is located 20 minutes north of Cochrane on Highway 22.

The village of less than 500 has spent more than a year going through a process that included grant approvals and upgrades to go from total chlorine to free chlorine drinking water, according to Chief Executive Officer Terry Lofstrom.

“As far back as summer 2010 we went through the biological testing process and the infiltration process,” he explained.

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