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Series of water main breaks prompts Prince Rupert to declare local state of emergency

Six water main breaks have occurred in past week

December 19, 2022  By Ground Water Canada

Prince Rupert, B.C. – A local state of emergency has been declared in the city following three water main breaks on the weekend. The city’s mayor says six water main breaks have occurred in the past week, noting the situation is currently under control but has left the water system fragile. City officials fear a cold snap could threaten Prince Rupert’s water supply. CBC News report | READ MORE

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