Important notice

Important notice

Possibility of colored water episodes

April 24, 2023 - 4:54 PM 

The City of Lachute advises the population that episodes of colored water could occur in the evening, Monday, April 24, following repair work carried out earlier today.

 

If you have colored water at home, we invite you to let it run until it becomes clear again before consumption and to avoid doing laundry.

 

For any additional questions, please call 450 562-3781.

 

Thank you for your understanding.

Important notice

Boiled water notice lifted

April 21, 2023 - 7:45 AM 

The City of Lachute wishes to inform the public that the boil water notice has now been lifted for all citizens served by the Lachute municipal water system.

 

Thank you for your cooperation.

Important notice

The preventive boil water advisory is still in effect

April 20, 2023 - 10:25 AM 

The City would like to inform you that the preventive boil water advisory is still in effect.

 

The City is currently awaiting the results of the water samples, which will allow the preventive boil water advisory to be lifted. To this end, the City had to take two series of water samples from its network, 24 hours apart.

 

The City is hopeful of being able to lift the notice tomorrow considering that all preventive measures have been taken.

 

As soon as the advisory is lifted, the City will communicate with citizens through the automated alert system, its website and on the Facebook page.

 

If you wish to register for the City of Lachute’s automated alert system, you must complete the online registration form here: Automated Call System.

 

We remind you that it is still important to bring the water to a rolling boil for at least one (1) minute before consuming it.

 

For other questions, please contact 450 562-3781.

 

Thank you for your collaboration.

Important notice

Location of the break and maintenance of the preventive boil water advisory

April 18, 2023 - 12 PM 

The City would like to inform you that the break in the water main has been located and that the team have been able to isolate the area.


The preventive boil water advisory is still in effect until further notice throughout the territory of Lachute.


You must bring the water to a rolling boil for at least one (1) minute before its consumption.


Note that episodes of colored water could occur.


For other questions, please contact us at 450 562-3781.


Thank you for your collaboration.

Important notice

Preventive boil water advisory

April 17, 2023

A preventive boil water advisory is currently in effect throughout the City of Lachute, following a major water main break. You must bring the water to a rolling boil for at least one (1) minute before its consumption.

 

The City will notify you when the situation is restored. Note that episodes of colored water and drops in water pressure could continue until the situation is restored.

 

In addition, to ensure savings in drinking water, we are asking citizens for help in limiting their water consumption to a minimum until the source of the breakage is located.

 

Rest assured that the City is deploying all the resources and all the energy necessary to resolve the situation as soon as possible. To do this, we ask citizens who have experienced significant water pressure drops since last night to contact us quickly at 450 562-3781.

 

Thank you for your collaboration.