Update #6: Water Quality Advisory - Advisory Remains in Effect

Water Quality Advisory

Update #6: May 9, 12:30 p.m.

Approximately 2500 homes in the City remains under a Water Quality Advisory. A list of the street addresses under advisory is available at: http://www.penticton.ca/EN/meta/city-news/news-archives/2017-archives/update-2017-05-06-water-quality-advisory.html

Testing and analysyis of the water is continuing and the City will be issuing more information as soon as it becomes available.

A water quality advisory is the lowest-level notification and is used in situations where the general public health threat is modest.  Additional precautions can be taken by individuals with weakened immune systems, people over 65 years of age, children under 2 years, and people with chronic illnesses.

Mark Parker
Communications Officer