The City of Penticton in consultation with Interior Health is rescinding the boil water notice effective today (Feb. 5, 2015) at 2:20 p.m.

Following daily testing and regular monitoring of the system since the notice was put in place on Feb. 1, the City and Interior Health are confident that the water quality of the system is now safely within drinking water guidelines.

“We understand the advisory has been inconvenient for those affected, but water quality and customer excellence is very important. We appreciate the community understanding and support,” said Penticton Mayor Andrew Jakubeit.

The City understands the impact that this notice had on the users of the system and appreciates the support received by the community. We apologize for any inconvenience this may have caused.