Ville de Gatineau
Preventive boil water advisory for a part of the Gatineau sector
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Ville de Gatineau
News release
Preventive boil water advisory for a part of the Gatineau sector

Gatineau, February 13, 2020. - Gatineau is issuing a preventive boil water advisory for a part of the Gatineau sector. This preventive advisory is being issued due to a problem encountered during works at the Main pumping station.

Approximately 24 000 people in part of the Gatineau sector are impacted by the preventive boil water advisory.


Quick facts

Affected residents and institutions will have to boil their water for one minute before consuming it.
They will have to continue to do this until Gatineau lifts the preventive boil water advisory.
Once the preventive boil water advisory has been lifted:
- cold water taps should be left running for one minute or until the water gets cold before it is used (the same procedure should be followed with water fountains); and
- any ice made from tap water during the preventive boil water advisory should be discarded.
Resident can sign up for email or text message (SMS) notifications to receive alerts from Gatineau.


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Published by
Service des communications
Ville de Gatineau
Source
Jean Boileau, ARP, FSCRP
Director,
Service des communications
Ville de Gatineau
819-595-7171
boileau.jean@gatineau.ca
@JeanBoileau

À propos de Gatineau

Reconnue pour sa qualité de vie, Gatineau est une ville de 285 000 habitants. Elle est située sur la rive nord de la rivière des Outaouais, et s'étend à l'est et à l'ouest de la rivière Gatineau.

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