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On October 1, a proposed merger between Kitchener-Wilmot Hydro and Waterloo North Hydro was announced at a virtual news conference.

The full recorded session can be found below.

The speakers were:
David Petras, Board Chair, Waterloo North Hydro Holding Corporation
Jim Phillips, Board Chair, Kitchener Power Corp.
Les Armstrong, Mayor of Township of Wilmot
Rene Gatien, Chief Executive Officer of Waterloo North Hydro
Dave Jaworsky, Mayor of Waterloo
Joe Nowak, Mayor of Township of Wellesley
Sandy Shantz, Mayor of Township of Woolwich
Jerry Van Ooteghem, Chief Executive Officer of Kitchener-Wilmot Hydro
Berry Vrbanovic, Mayor of Kitchener

News Releases
Municipal councils approve Memorandum of Understanding for proposed Kitchener-Wilmot Hydro and Waterloo North Hydro merger

October 6, 2021

Kitchener-Wilmot Hydro and Waterloo North Hydro will host joint public information session on Tuesday, October 19 at 7 p.m.

Kitchener Power Corporation and Waterloo North Hydro Holding Corporation Announce Proposed Merger

October 1, 2021

Combined local and publicly-owned utility to benefit customers through innovation, enhanced service and operational efficiencies.