Boil water notice issued for Fernie

In response to a poor rating on the Turbidity Index, the City has issued a boil water notice today, effective immediately.

Residents are advised to boil water before drinking.

Residents are advised to boil water before drinking.

In response to a poor rating on the Turbidity Index, the City has issued a boil water notice today, effective immediately.  Interior Health and the City recommend that all users drink boiled water or a safe alterntive. Tap water intended for drinking should be boiled first for one minute.

Residents are encouraged to check the website regularly for the current water quality rating.

If you or your business would like to receive an email or fax notification of turbidity ratings please contact City Hall at cityhall@fernie.ca or call 250-423-6817.