Public Service Announcement
Water Update – 496 498 500 1669 1670 1671 1673
March 14, 2023 – Iqaluit, Nunavut
The brief water interruption on 496 498 500 1669 1670 1671 1673 has now been resolved.
496 498 500 1669 1670 1671 and 1673 remain under a precautionary boil water advisory.
During a precautionary boil water advisory, the City recommends that all water for consumption is brought to a rolling boil for a minimum of one full minute.
It is recommended that all water be boiled for the following uses:
• preparing infant formulas;
• preparing juices and ice cubes;
• washing fruits and vegetables;
• cooking; or
• brushing of teeth.
Water can be boiled either in a pot or kettle on a stove or an electric kettle without an automatic shut-off.
The City of Iqaluit will release a Public Service Announcement when the precautionary boil water advisory is lifted.
For additional information, please contact:
Public Works Clerk
City of Iqaluit
867-979-5630 | firstname.lastname@example.org
To report an urgent water issue (city water main leak or no water pressure) after hours contact: City Dispatch 867-979-5650