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Demand for water trending high in Iqaluit, but no risk of shortage anticipated: CAO

Water supply continues to be 'strained'


April 29, 2022
By Ground Water Canada

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Iqaluit, Nunavut – Although its water issues are still ongoing, the City of Iqaluit is not at risk of a water shortage before the pumping season begins, the municipality’s chief administrative officer says. Its water supply continues to be “strained,” but emergency declarations that had been previously made can likely be avoided, Amy Elgersma says. Demand for water has been trending high of late in the community. Nunatsiaq News report | READ MORE