Kemess Mine Camp Water System

Facility Location:
180 km Finlay FSR
Peace River Regional District

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

This facility is currently under a Boil Water Notice

     Underlying Problems: Unsatisfactory water sample result.
     Steps Taken to Remedy: Water is bypassing the damaged treatment/pumphouse and going directly to the units
     Corrective Actions Remaining: Short Term · Provide potable water in the kitchen, either by boiling, or chlorinating the water prior use. · Add Boil Water Notice, at all taps Long term · Perform an assessment of the well and distribution system to determine if it is protected against contamination · Rebuild pre-existing, or new chlorination system. Ensure a construction permit with new infrastructure is submitted within 1 month of the work being completed. · Preform a full GARP assessment of WQ-CW1 to determine if further treatment is necessary. · Submit 2 bacteriological samples taken a minimum of 24 hours apart showing the absence of Total Coliforms and E. Coli

Facility Inspection History:
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Document Type   Details
Sample Range Report  1-Jan-2011 to 16-Dec-2019
Routine Inspection  16-Dec-2019  Low
Sample Range Report  1-Jan-2013 to 31-Dec-2017
Sample Range Report  1-Jul-2017 to 30-Sep-2017
Initial Inspection  12-Jun-2017  Low
Sample Range Report  1-Jan-2017 to 31-Mar-2017