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

Gatineau, November 25, 2019. – Ville de Gatineau has to replace a watermain along rue Saint-Louis. The scheduled work will take place on November 26 and 27, and will result in a preventive boil water advisory for one minute effective November 27, right after midnight.


Quick facts

The work will be done in two stages:
-excavation on Tuesday, November 26 starting at 6 p.m.; and
-replacement of the watermain on November 27, starting right after midnight.
Residents may experience a drop in water pressure during the night of November 26 to 27.
-The work will be done during the night when water consumption is at its lowest.
-The water pressure will be restored as soon as possible in the morning of November 27.
The preventive boil water advisory for one minute will affect 10,000 homes within the perimeter delimited by:
- montée Paiement to the west;
- avenue du Cheval-Blanc to the east;
- boulevard La Vérendrye to the north; and
- the Ottawa River to the south.
The public will be informed about the lifting of the preventive boil water advisory.

Impact on traffic

This work will require the closure of rue Saint-Louis between boulevard Maloney Ouest and rue Jacques-Cartier.
There will be a detour through boulevard de la Cité.
Signalers will be on hand to direct drivers to businesses along rue Saint-Louis, which will remain accessible.
Residents are asked to plan their routes.
For details, check gatineau.ca/travaux.
Ville de Gatineau thanks everyone for their usual cooperation.


Images

Affected area
Detour through boulevard de la Cité


Associated link

Interactive card of the affected area

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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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