More boil water notices issued in the Okanagan
More boil water notices issued in the Okanagan.
A boil-water notice has been issued for residents served by Killiney Beach and Westshore Estates water systems, due to increased turbidity.
Each system services more than 250 properties.
A water quality advisory has been issued by the City of West Kelowna for users of the Pritchard and Sunnyside Water Systems.
The north Okanagan city of Enderby is under a state of emergency because of a shortage of water.
The city experienced a water main break several weeks ago that cut off supply to its secondary source of water.
Residents are being asked to drink only bottled water and limit water use to the bare minimum.
The city is on a boil-water notice as well.
Recent rains and large water flows have affected other water systems in the Okanagan as well.
People in these areas should boil tap water for at least one minute before using it.