Areas shaded in blue are under a boil water advisory as of May 19, 2021. (CRD image)

Areas shaded in blue are under a boil water advisory as of May 19, 2021. (CRD image)

Boil water advisory initiated in Port Renfrew

Residents warned to boil water for a full minute

The Capital Regional District initiated a boil water advisory for residents in Port Renfrew on May 19, saying that drinking water should be brought to a vigorous boil for one minute.

The advisory will be lifted when Island Health’s water tests indicate the water no longer poses a threat.

ALSO READ: CRD acquires 58.7-hectare watershed to further protect Greater Victoria drinking water supply


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