BOIL WATER ADVISORY:
The town of Moosonee has issued a Boil Water Advisory (BWA). The advisory affects specific residents of Moosonee. For more information, see Town of Moosonee - Emergency Updates. Residents affected are required to bring water to a rolling boil for at least one minute prior to use or use bottled water. See our Boil Water Advisory page for tips on using water safely during a BWA.
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