Alerts

Water Conditions

Water Main Flushing

November 16 - December 6, 2018

November 16: water main flushing in lower Cates Hill neighbourhood today.

Updates will be posted when information becomes available.

How water main flushing may affect you

Fire Danger

Fire Danger Low

September 17 - October 15, 2018

The forest fire danger rating is currently LOW.

Read about restrictions based on fire danger rating here.

Water Conditions

Drinking water and persons with compromised immune systems

January 1, 2017 - December 31, 2018

The Provincial Health Officer advises all British Columbians with compromised immune systems (such as HIV, organ or bone transplants, chemotherapy or medications that suppress the immune system) to avoid drinking water from any surface water or ground water that is under the influence of surface water, unless it has been boiled, filtered, distilled or treated with UV. Bowen Island and other areas in British Columbia use surface water sources (lakes, rivers, streams). This is not a general boil-water advisory for the general public, but rather is directed only at persons with compromised immune systems.  If in doubt about your immune system status, please discuss this further with your physician.

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Last Updated on 2017-05-08 at 12:46 PM