WATER ADVISORY WRAP-UP
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Québec Advisory Map
In Québec, a BWA was issued for the City of Drummondville due to the detection of potentially dangerous microorganisms
in the system. A BWA in connection with this event was issued in the municipality of Saint-Germain-de-Grantham. BWAs were also issued
to a portion of the City of Saint-Lambert due to street repairs, Saint-Majorique due to a conduit break, Sainte-Félicité
municipal distribution system, the reason for which was not stated, Camping des Voltigeurs in Drummondville, (non-municipal system)
the reason for which was not stated; it is possible that this advisory was issued in connection with the above-mentioned BWA now
in effect for the City of Drummondville, however, as advisory causes are not stated on the provincial list, the actual cause is not
known. In Magog, advance notice of water interruption and preventive BWA was issued; the service interruption is scheduled for
the night of May 26-27, with the advisory to follow upon water resumption. In the City of Montréal, 3 previously issued BWAs were
lifted ( boroughs of Ville-Marie, Montréal North and Saint Léonard) while 2 BWAs were issued (boroughs of Lasalle, and Southwest).
British Columbia Advisory Map
In British Columbia, a Do Not Consume (DNC) Advisory was issued by Vancouver Island Health (Garibaldi) to Squamish Valley
Campground and RV Park due to water treatment failure or malfunction with insufficient water treatment. A Boil Water Notice (BWN)
was issued by Fraser Health to Michaels Restaurant in Dewdney, due to unacceptable levels of microbiological contamination detected
in the drinking water supply.
Saskatchewan Advisory Map
In Saskatchewan, PDWAs (Precautionary Drinking Water Advisories) were issued to the Village of Alvena due to planned system
maintenance (to be in effect May 21), Battlefords Provincial Park due to seasonal system start-up, a portion of the Town of Bengough
due to planned system maintenance, Candle Lake Utility Waterworks due to seasonal system start-up, Town of Luseland due to a water main
break, and Village of Paddockwood due to reservoir cleaning. Advance notice of a PDWA was issued to a portion of the Town of Rosthern
due to planned system maintenance scheduled for May 23.
Newfoundland Advisory Map
In Newfoundland, a BWA was issued to a portion of Happy Valley Goose Bay due to the water distribution system undergoing
maintenance or repairs. Previously issued BWAs to Norris Point and Port-au-Port were rescinded.
Ontario Advisory Map
In Ontario, a BWA was issued to the Moose Cree Nation by Ontario Clean Water Agency, and a BWA was issued to the Town of Moose
Factory by Porcupine District Health. A previously issued BWA in Iroquois Falls was rescinded.
Manitoba Advisory Map
In Manitoba,a BWA was issued to Elkhorn Campsite Public Water System, the reason for which was not stated; the advisory is
categorized as medium-term.
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