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Flooding prompts closure of municipal wells in Princeton, B.C.; boil-water advisory issued

November 15, 2021
By Ground Water Canada


Princeton, B.C. – Flooding of the Tulameen River has forced the shutdown of two municipal wells and has prompted a boil-water advisory. The breach of a lift station, which ordinarily conducts sewage, has potentially contaminated the local water supply. The flooding has put the town’s public works department under water, making it accessible. Vernon Morning Star report | READ MORE