July 4, 2015
Notice
Information for the Public

The Town of Happy Valley – Goose Bay has issued a Boil Water Advisory, effective July 4, 2015 for the following area:

The entire Valley area
*This advisory does not include Edmunds Crescent.*

The boil water advisory has been issued for the following reason(s):
D3- Inadequately treated water was introduced into the system due to fire flows, flushing operations, minor power outage or other pressure loss.

Residents are advised to bring water that you might ingest to a rigorous rolling boil for one (1) minute.
For Example, boil water used for:
 Drinking
 Brushing teeth
 Making juice from concentrate and powders
 Cooking
 Washing fruits and vegetables
 Making tea, coffee and other hot drinks
 Making infant formula and cereals

The boil water advisory will remain in effect until the reason for issuing the advisory has been corrected and the following criteria have been met:
1. At least two (2) successive satisfactory bacteriological water analysis is obtained (absence of total coliform and E. coli in 100ml of samples).
2. Satisfactory free chlorine residual is maintained at the entry to the distribution system.
3. Free chlorine residual is detectable & maintained throughout the distribution system.

The public will be notified once this advisory is lifted.

For further information about the Boil Water Advisory, please call:
Town Office: 896 3321
Government Service Centre: 896 5471