Boil water advisory issued for Les Cèdres
Les Cèdres residents are —MUNICIPALITY being asked to boil their water before consuming it after a problem with the amount of chlorine in the town’s water supply was reported Sunday. An incorrect chlorine dosage was added to the municipal water on Nov. 27, the same day the advisory was issued. Residents were advised to boil all tap water used for consumption for a full minute as a preventive measure. Town officials planned to reprogram the dosing equipment.
In the meantime, water that had been boiled for a full minute should be used when cooking, preparing baby bottles, making prepared beverages or ice cubes, washing foods normally eaten raw, or for hygiene purposes such as brushing teeth. When bathing young children, ensure that they don’t swallow any bath water. The town planned to issue a new notice when the quality of the water had improved. For more information call 450 452-4651 ext. 39.