Dungate Water Users Community

Facility Location:
1595 Omineca Way
Houston, V0J 1Z2

Facility Information:
Facility Type:  2-14 Connections
Current Hazard Rating:   Moderate

This facility is currently under a Boil Water Notice

     Underlying Problems: Shallow dug well is approximately 6.0 meters (~20 ft) deep. Only chlorine is added as a means of disinfection for this GUDI (groundwater under the direct influence of surface water) source. No studies or analyses have been conducted to prove that this well is not under the direct influence of surface water or at risk of pathogens. Current chlorine contact time is not adequate for the treatment of pathogenic protozoa.
     Steps Taken to Remedy: Operator is planning a meeting with all the water users to discuss next steps and strategy to install further treatment. Operator is arranging to send a water sample for chemical analysis.
     Corrective Actions Remaining: 1.Operator must obtain Waterworks Construction Permit from Northern Health Authority. 2.Water treatment system must be installed, followed by an inspection conducted by the Drinking Water Officer/Environmental Health Officer. 3.After the previously noted actions have been made; it is required that the results of 2 consecutive water samples, taken a minimum of 24 hours apart and that are absent for Coliforms and E. coli, be submitted to the Health Authority before the removal of the Boil Water Notice will be considered.

Facility Inspection History:
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Document Type   Details
Sample Range Report  1-Jan-2013 to 31-Dec-2017
Sample Range Report  1-Jul-2017 to 30-Sep-2017
Sample Range Report  1-Jan-2017 to 31-Mar-2017
Sample Range Report  1-Oct-2016 to 31-Dec-2016
Routine Inspection  12-Nov-2014  Moderate
Follow-Up Inspection  4-Jan-2011  Moderate
Routine Inspection  28-Oct-2010  High
Routine Inspection  4-Sep-2009  Low
Routine Inspection  6-Apr-2005  Low
Routine Inspection  17-May-2003  Low