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Watermain Break/Service Repair
Posted onSunday, January 15, 2017 8:54 AM
Expires onMonday, January 16, 2017 9:00 PM
Please be advised that a watermain break has occurred on Dorchester at Thoroldstone Rd. Due to the extensive restoration work that must be undertaken to repair the watermain Dorchester Rd will be closed between Thoroldstone Rd and Pettit Ave. This repair is in progress and is expected to be completed by 7 p.m.
The water may be slightly discoloured and off taste after the interruption, this will disappear shortly after resuming use of the water. Running your cold water tap only, will help resolve the problem.
The City of Niagara Falls will make every effort to minimize the restoration time and appreciates your patience. For further details please contact the Niagara Falls Service Centre at 905-356-1355.
You should always be prepared for the unexpected. Visit the links below to make
sure your Emergency Plan is in order.
The City will notify the following media agencies in the event of a closure:
Niagara Falls can have severe weather in the summer due to extreme heat and in the
winter due to snow and extreme cold. Check out some of the links below to help you
prepare and understand how we manage these events.
You can also visit the Niagara Falls Weather page to get
the current forecast for Niagara Falls, including any active weather warnings.
Get information on how to prepare for winter storms and what to do during a storm, visit our Winter Storms Information page.
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