Information for the public
January 27, 2016
The boil water advisory issued by the Town of Happy Valley-Goose Bay on January 22nd, 2016, has been lifted for the following areas:
The advisory has been removed as maintenance or repairs to the D3- Inadequately treated water was introduced into the system due to fireflows, flushing operations, minor power outage or other pressure loss have been completed. The following criteria have been met:
1. Two (2) satisfactory bacteriological water analysis has been obtained (absence of total coliform and E. coli per 100ml of sample).
2. Satisfactory free chlorine residual is maintained at the entry to the distribution system.
3. Free chlorine residual is detectable and maintained throughout the distribution system.
Regular bacteriological monitoring of the public water supply will now commence on a monthly basis.
The Town appreciates the public’s patience while work was being completed.