City of Regina keeping busy with people wanting to know about their water

Nov 7, 2019 | 1:02pm

The City of Regina says a number of calls have been received since word came down earlier this week about high levels of lead-tainted water in some homes. Kurtis Doney with the water and sewer department says they would usually get five calls a month, but since the report was released Monday they have gotten […]

Question Period covers lead in Sask. water, concerns with new net metering model

Nov 4, 2019 | 7:25pm

Saskatchewan residents are asking if their water is safe to drink after a report showing higher levels of lead in tap water tested in Regina, Saskatoon and Moose Jaw. The topic was brought up by the Sask. NDP during Monday afternoon’s question period session at the Saskatchewan legislature. The NDP’s Trent Wotherspoon stated that something […]

City of Regina responds to concerns over lead levels in tap water

Nov 4, 2019 | 3:55pm

The City of Regina has responded to concerns over traceable levels of lead in tap water in certain parts of the city. This comes after a study was recently released saying water in Saskatoon, Moose Jaw and Regina have levels of lead in their drinking water, as well as Montreal and Toronto. The three Saskatchewan […]

Water worries for Regina, Moose Jaw and Saskatoon after report indicates increased lead levels

Nov 4, 2019 | 8:26am

Some of the highest levels of lead-tainted water in Canada can be found in Saskatchewan. A report in Monday’s “Regina Leader-Post” stated that 58 per cent of samples collected between 2013 and 2018 in “older” homes in the province’s three largest cities measured lead levels that were above Health Canada’s recommended limit. In fact, the report […]