July 7, 2014 3:45 pm

UPDATE: Boil water advisory issued for Aldergrove lifted

UPDATE: Fraser Health Authority says the boil water advisory for the Aldergrove water system has been lifted.

The Township of Langley has issued a precautionary boil water advisory for the community of Aldergrove.

“A low level of coliform bacteria was detected at a water sampling point in a local neighbourhood,” wrote the Township in a release.

“Further sampling and testing is currently being conducted in the system water pipes.”

People in Aldergrove are asked to boil their water for at least one minute before using it, until further notice. Regular updates will be given by the Township of Langley.

Fraser Health says it will continue testing water samples. The next round of test results is expected on Tuesday.

The boundaries of the affected areas include:

  • East of 260 St and west of 276 St
  • North of 24 Ave and south of 36 Ave

Anyone worried about their health can speak with a HealthLink BC nurse at 8-1-1, or call the Township of Langley at  604.532.7300.

–With files from the Canadian Press.

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