DO NOT CONSUME Notice
All properties in the RED area on the map are on a DO NOT CONSUME Notice:
- Allison Flats (Corina, Allison, Angela, etc)
- Tunnel Area (Similkameen, Auburn, Dollie, etc)
- Downtown Core
- East Princeton
- Pines, Lynnwood, Deblyn MHP
- Industrial Park
- Airport & Jacobson Rd
A DO NOT CONSUME NOTICE TELLS YOU THAT:
- There are harmful chemicals or other bad things in the water that can make you sick.
- You cannot make the water safe by boiling it.
- The water can make you sick if you consume (swallow) it.
YOU CANNOT USE THE WATER FOR:
- Brushing your teeth
- Washing, preparing, or cooking food
- Pet's drinking water
- Canning, making drinks, brewing
YOU CAN USE THE WATER FOR:
- Bathing or showering (Do not swallow the water)
- Household cleaning
- Flushing toilets
- Washing your vehicle(s)
- Watering your plants
For those looking after infants, toddlers or the elderly, please do not bath them in the water. Sponge baths are best so they do not accidentally swallow the water.
If you require clean drinking water, please take your containers or blue jugs to the Baptist Church Food Bank at 160 Old Hedley Rd.