Barbara A. Robinson, M.A.Sc., P.Eng., President of Norton Engineering Inc., works as the Infrastructure Columnist for CBC Radio, speaking in layman's terms on a wide range of engineering topics.
A long, cold freeze. A sudden thaw. How to protect your home from flooding in the next few days, but also proactively (January 2018).
Flooding, Sewers, Insurance, I/I in New Subdivisions (Delivered in 4 markets across Ontario) (Monday, May 8, 2017)
Should municipalities provide sidewalk clearing? What's new in the snow clearing world?
What you can do to mitigate risks of flooding on your property and in your home (wintertime)?
Electricity prices in Ontario have more than doubled in the past ten years. Why?
Don't flush those cosmetic cloths or baby wipes: they wreak havoc with our (and your) sewer systems:
How about your sump pump?
Potholes getting you "down"?
Why should water, sewer and storm services be considered "essential services"?
Whatever happened to outdoor drinking water fountains (so we don't need to buy bottled water)?
Everything you have Ever Wanted to Know about Elevated Water Storage (Delivered in 5 markets across Ontario)
Also live interviews (links unavailable) on:
Montreal CSO Dump 2016
Ontario's Connecting Links funding program