April 19, 2015 – 8:47 a.m. A boil water advisory remains in effect for all residents on the Brighton Municipal Water Supply. Visit the Municipal website at www.brighton.ca for updates as they become available.
UPDATE: April 19, 2015 – 11:45 a.m.
- Boil Water Advisory information from HKPRD Health Unit
- Boil Water Order – All urban food premises utilizing Brighton Water Supply
- Brighton Water Emergency from HKPRD Health Unit website
- What you should know during a boil water advisory – City of Ottawa
A Boil Water Advisory is a public notification advising the public that their water has tested unsafe to drink and they must bring their water to a rolling boil for 1 minute prior to drinking, preparing food, making beverages and ice cubes, washing fruits and vegetables or brushing teeth. These preventative measures are issued to protect public health from waterborne infectious agents that could be or are known to be present in drinking water.
Please share this information with residents that may not have access to online resources.
Anyone requesting further information or questions should contact the Haliburton Kawartha Pine Ridge Health Unit at 1-866-888-4577.
Or visit the Ministry of Health and Long Term Care website at www.health.gov.on.ca.