RESOLVED: Core Area Wastewater Discharge Notice: Oak Bay and Saanich

Oct 28, 2021 (updated Nov 04, 2021, 11:56am)

The water along the affected shorelines no longer poses a health risk.

Heavy rain caused combined stormwater and wastewater overflows along some shorelines in Greater Victoria on October 28, 2021.

The areas affected were:

Between Tarn Place (Oak Bay) and Seaview Road (Saanich) including Cadboro Bay.

Sample results indicate enterococci levels are below the 70CFU/100mL recreational limit. The water along the affected shorelines no longer poses a health risk.