Thursday, September 19, 2019

Tag: Boil Water Advisories

Federal Government Reports on Sustainable Development Targets

The Government of Canada has provided its draft 2019–2022 Federal Sustainable Development Strategy for public consultation and its 2018 progress report on the 2016–2019...

First Nations Push Back on Federal Plan to End Drinking Water...

First Nations leaders have told the federal government that their plan to end 91 Drinking Water Advisories (DWAs) in First Nations communities doesn’t go...

Comox Valley Completes Interim UV Treatment Installation

The Comox Valley Regional District (CVRD) has completed installation of its interim UV treatment system at its chlorination station ahead of schedule, delivering the...

NSERC Funds Research to Improve Wastewater at Two Ont. First Nations

Dr. Chris Metcalfe, a professor at the Trent School for the Environment and director of the Institute for Watershed Science, has been awarded $478,800...

AFN National Chief Perry Bellegarde calls for plan to end water...

Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde announced that the report by Human Rights Watch,  Make It Safe: Canada’s Obligation to End...

Interview: Dr. Rob de Loë

Over the past two years, hundreds of boil water advisories have been issued in Ontario alone. Why aren't we providing everyone in Canada...

Gatineau Boil Water Advisory: CBC Reports

At least 45,000 people in Gatineau are being asked to boil their water as a precautionary measure after a water main broke in the...

Over 1,700 Boil Water Advisories in Canada: Report

A new report released Monday by the Canadian Medical Association Journal (CMAJ) said more than 1,700 provincial boil water advisories are currently in effect...

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