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Merritt, B.C. residents could have their taps turned off if they violate watering restrictions

Water conservation begins early with wildfire season looming

April 24, 2024  By Ground Water Canada

Merritt, B.C. – Residents who don’t follow municipally mandated rules amid British Columbia’s drought conditions will have their taps turned off, city officials warn. Water restrictions have been imposed earlier than normal so that water can be conserved before wildfire season. Rule breakers will be warned for their first offence, but repeat offenders may face having their water shut off rather than being fined. CBC News report | READ MORE

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