Victoria, BC - A drinking water filling station is available for Highland Water Service customers.
WHERE: 145 Vesuvius Bay Road (Portlock Park across from tennis courts)
Water Service on Friday and Saturday, Feb 4 and 5, 2011
Friday Feb 4 12:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Saturday Feb 5 12:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Water Service on Sunday, Feb 6, 2011 and Onward
On Sunday, Feb 6, 2011, and continuing until the Drinking Water Advisory is lifted, Highland Water Service customers can fill their water containers from a tap located outside the North Salt Spring Waterworks District office at 761 Upper Ganges Road.
Note: North Salt Spring Waterworks has generously offered to provide this service from their drinking water system which is currently being drawn from Maxwell Lake.
In the Longer Term
CRD staff will provide an update on the longer term outlook early next week.
CRD staff continue to work diligently to return the Highland Drinking Water System to normal operation.
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For additional information, please contact:
Ted Robbins, CRD Water Management 250-360-3061
Mark Harper, CRD Water Management 250-656-2425
Stewart Irwin, CRD Water Quality 250-474-9603