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Boil Water Advisory Issued in Brome Lake
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Don't drink the water? No probelm!Brome Lake Issued a Boil Water Notice as of February 20th 2009 and in effect until further notice. (February 24th Update: Advisory has been lifted...go have a glass of clean tap water!)

The population of the Town of Brome Lake using the municipal water system is hereby advised that water must be boiled at least 5 minutes before consumption. This measure is required following the results of sample analysis. It showed coliforms present. Water must be boiled until further notice.

We're fortunate that we have an SAQ in Knowlton to get us through these tough times without clean water!

Nécessité de bouillir l’eau
La population de ville de lac-brome utilisant le système d’aqueduc est priée de prendre note de la nécessité de faire bouillir l’eau au moins 5 minutes avant de la consommer. Cette mesure est rendue nécessaire suite à une analyse bactériologique de l’eau, des coliformes étant présents dans les échantillons recueillis. L’eau doit être bouillie jusqu’à nouvel avis.



FEBRUARY 24th, 2009 UPDATE:

Please note that the notice advising to boil water for the population of Brome Lake using the municipal water system is no longer in effect.
Veuillez noter que l’avis d’ébullition de l’eau pour la population de Lac-Brome utilisant le système d’aqueduc n’est plus en vigueur.


Previous Drinking Water Notices in Knowlton

1 Comments:

Anonymous Anonymous said...

Dear Destination Knowlton,

You make me laugh and you make me think...

But what the heck does your sign means? We drink more before 9am then most drink all day

Can you explain to me... puzzled on frizzle....

Saturday, February 28, 2009 3:47:00 PM  

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