Water Turbidity in the Mark Creek system has improved over the past 24 hour period. The water is now rated as FAIR (between 1 NTU and 5 NTU). Therefore, the BOIL WATER NOTICE issued on Monday June 1st, 2020 has been rescinded effective 1:30 PM on Tuesday, June 2, 2020. With a rating of FAIR, in accordance with Interior Health’s Water Quality Notification Program, a WATER QUALITY ADVISORY REMA
Recent rainfall has prompted warnings for people to take extra care when around creeks and streams throughout Kimberley or to avoid them altogether. Creek levels are continuing to rise and with potential for more rainfall this weekend, water levels are not expected to fall any time soon.
In accordance with Interior Health's Water Quality Notification Program, the City of Kimberley has issued a BOIL WATER NOTICE for ALL USERS. Recent testing shows that current water quality is 'POOR' due to increased turbidity (cloudiness) in the water. Find all of the information HERE.
As the province begins a phased re-opening of facilities closed due to the COVID-19 global pandemic, the City of Kimberley is carefully considering the re-opening of its public facilities. The first facility to re-open is City Hall with new health and safety procedures in place. At this time, City Hall will open beginning June 1, Monday to Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 4:45 p.m.
The City of Kimberley is launching our own YouTube channel. We will now live broadcast Council meetings and they will be available to view at any time. Channel testing took place at the May 25th, 2020 Regular Meeting of Council. You can view that meeting here: https://bit.ly/KimberleyBCYouTube.