RESOLVED: Greater Victoria Drinking Water System

Jun 02, 2020 (updated Jun 09, 2020, 4pm)

Taste and Odour no longer present in Greater Victoria's Drinking Water

An increased level of algae (Uroglena) activity in the Sooke Lake Reservoir that was causing potential taste and odour in the drinking water is no longer present. CRD staff monitored the quality and safety of the water closely. The water remained safe to drink.