Reminder: Permanent Boil Water Notice for Cannington-Motukaika, Waikakahi & Waihaorunga Rural Water Schemes

Published: 17 Jul 2017

REMINDER: PERMANENT BOIL WATER NOTICE FOR CANNINGTON–MOTUKAIKA, WAIKAKAHI & WAIHAORUNGA RURAL WATER SCHEMES

17 July 2017

The Waimate District Council are reminding all consumers on the Cannington–Motukaika, Waikakahi and Waihaorunga Rural Water Schemes to continue boiling all drinking water.

Council advises a rolling boil of at least a minute for all water used for drinking, food preparation, and personal use, such as cleaning teeth.

Please also inform all staff and tenants on your property of this reminder.

Council staff continue to work on upgrading the Cannington–Motukaika, Waikakahi and Waihaorunga Rural Water Schemes to comply with the Drinking Water Standards for New Zealand.

For up to date information please see the Waimate District Council website: www.waimatedc.govt.nz . For questions, please phone 03-689-0000.

Note: This does not affect the Hook-Waituna or Lower Waihao Rural Water Schemes.

Paul Roberts

Water & Waste Manager