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Water reservoirs at critical levels in Cochrane, Alta. following pipeline break

Local state of emergency declared, residents urged to conserve water

October 24, 2023  By Ground Water Canada

Calgary – A local state of emergency has been declared in nearby Cochrane following a weekend pipeline break that has left water reservoirs at critical levels. Residents are being urged to conserve water after being told some communities could soon be without water. A sewer line had broken in Cochrane on the weekend, sending wastewater into the Bow River. Work is ongoing on both the water and wastewater lines to control water flow and curb the amount of wastewater flowing. CBC News report | READ MORE

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