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Government funding comes to Nunavut water treatment facilities, but safety concerns linger

Elected officials say residents of territory still worry about their water's safety

May 29, 2024  By Ground Water Canada

Nunavut – Although the federal and Nunavut governments announced on May 23 they were jointly funding improvements into drinking water treatment facilities in the territory, one day later Question Period in Ottawa heard there are too many Nunavut communities worrying about the safety of their water and that people will be getting sick until the water crisis is resolved. Only eight of 25 Nunavut water treatment facilities passed recent health and safety tests. Nunavut News report | READ MORE

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