NEWS RELEASE · 11th October 2015
District of Kitimat
UPDATED OCTOBER 11th
The boil water advisory issued by the District of Kitimat will remain in place at this time.
Until further notice, continue to boil water for 2 solid minutes before using it for cooking or drinking.
The District of Kitimat, with advice from Northern Health, will not consider terminating the advisory until two samples conclude there is not a health risk. Sampling is not expected to be complete until at least the end of the week of October 12, 2015 and could be longer if the rain continues.
The District is treating the water as usual. There is nothing to suggest contamination is occurring; however, as a precautionary measure please continue to boil water prior to use.
More information will be provided as it becomes available.