Lifting of the boil water advisory in Dollard-des-Ormeaux

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UPDATE August 20, 11:45 a.m.: The boil water advisory issued by the City of Montreal on August 11 for certain sectors of the City of Dollard-des-Ormeaux is now lifted.

To read the press release from the City of Montreal click here

The treatment to eliminate contaminants in the potable water distribution system, carried out by the City of Montreal’s Water Department, has confirmed the absence of contamination for two (2) consecutive days therefore this affirms that the water distributed to our residents is now safe to drink.

You can now drink tap water without boiling it.

Important instructions to follow:

  • Turn on all the cold water faucets and let the water run for a few minutes before using it. The same procedure applies to outdoor faucets, hoses and drinking fountains.
  • Empty, wash and disinfect coffee makers and ice-making machines.
  • Change the filters of water treatment or filtration systems (pitcher, faucet filter or under-sink filter, refrigerator water dispenser, etc.) following the manufacturer’s recommendations.
  • It is not necessary to empty the hot water tank.

We thank you for your patience and understanding for this situation that was beyond our control.

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