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Date of Iqaluit’s water treatment plant going back online undetermined

Boil-water advisory remains in effect for city

January 21, 2022
By Ground Water Canada


Iqaluit, Nunavut – No timeline has been set for when the city’s water treatment plant will be operating again following its recent shutdown in response to a return of a fuel smell in the water supply. For now, water is being pumped from the Lake Geraldine reservoir via a bypass pipe, and residents have been issued a boil-water advisory. Nunatsiaq News report | READ MORE