Lake Country issues boil water notice for Beaver Lake source

Due to a malfunction on the automatic chlorination system, there was a loss of disinfection.

The District of Lake Country has issued a boil water notice for the Beaver Lake source.

Due to a malfunction on the automatic chlorination system, there was a loss of disinfection.

Until further notice, water intended for the following uses should be boiled for one minute:

  • drinking
  • washing fruits and vegetables
  • making beverages or ice
  • brushing teeth

Crews are flushing the system and collecting additional water samples to verify water quality. A notification will be issued when water quality has improved.