Ville de Gatineau
Regulatory boil advisory for part of Gatineau sector
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Ville de Gatineau
News release
Regulatory boil advisory for part of Gatineau sector

Gatineau August 17th, 2021, 6 p.m. – Gatineau is issuing a regulatory boil water advisory for approximatively 4,000 residences for part of the Gatineau sector. Please note that Gatineau regularly monitors water quality pursuant to the Regulation respecting the quality of drinking water (RQEP). This advisory is in effect until further notice.

The boil water advisory is contained in the following area:
- South and East of Autoroute 50;
- West of rue Main;
- North of boulevard la Vérendrye.

Quick facts

Residents and institutions located in the area covered by the boil water advisory must:
- Boil their tap water for at least one minute before consuming it; and
- Continue to do so until Gatineau lifts the boil water advisory.
Once the boil water advisory has been lifted:
- All cold water taps, including water fountains, must be opened and the water left to run for one minute or until it gets cold before it can be consumed; and
- Any ice made from tap water run during the boil water advisory must be discarded.

Associated link

Boil water and drinking water avoidance advisories – Everything you need to know


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Service des communications
Ville de Gatineau
Jean Boileau, ARP, FSCRP
Service des communications
Ville de Gatineau

À propos de Gatineau

Reconnue pour sa qualité de vie, Gatineau est une ville de 292 000 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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