Less than 24 hours after hundreds of residents piled into Chilliwack Alliance Church to give Fraser Health Authority (FHA) bureaucrats a piece of their mind about a chlorination edict, E. coli was detected in the main water system.
The Fraser Health Authority's (FHA) chief medical health officer should expect a large, passionate group at the public meeting to discuss water chlorination Tuesday evening.
Chilliwack residents will have a chance to give the Fraser Health Authority (FHA) a piece of their mind about drinking water chlorination at a meeting scheduled for next week.
Opposition from Chilliwack residents to treatment of the city's drinking water system is ramping up despite the fact that the Fraser Health Authority (FHA) says chlorination is inevitable.
The chlorination of Chilliwack's water is all set to be a major sore point in the city's relationship with Fraser Health.
A battle is brewing between Chilliwack and the local health authority after Fraser Health told council Tuesday that the city must begin chlorinating its water.
Abbotsford Mayor Bruce Banman says that Fraser Health actually weakened its case to bring needle exchange services to the city following a public forum on the issue last week.
As the weather shifts to warmer temperatures and we prepare to hit the pools and beaches, it's important to remember to stay safe in the water.
As the weather shifts to warmer temperatures and we prepare to hit the pools and beaches, it's important that we remember to stay safe in the water.