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Protecting Private Property from Damaged Plumbing

Published: 5:15 PM | February 5, 2023

Due to the extremely cold temperatures, some Halifax Water customers are reporting the loss of water service due to internal plumbing issues.  

To help property owners minimize potential flooding inside of their homes, Halifax Water is recommending customers check to see if they are within a known water service shutdown areas (viewed here: halifaxwater.ca/notices)

If you are inside a known water service shutdown area listed, Halifax Water crews are already working to return your area to service as soon as possible.

If you do not have water service and are not in a known water service shutdown area, Halifax Water recommends that you close the water shut-off valve controlling water flow inside your home.
 

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Extreme Cold Temperatures Impacting Water Service

Published: 11:40 AM | February 4, 2023

Due to the extremely cold temperatures, some Halifax Water customers are reporting the loss of water service due to internal plumbing issues.

It is recommended that customers ensure there is a safe heat source in the area where your water service lateral enters your home - usually in a basement or utility closet near your water meter.

The extreme weather and related water service issues have resulted in an increased volume of calls to our Customer Care Center.

If you do experience a loss of service, please visit www.halifaxwater.ca/notices, to get the most up-to-date water service advisories.

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Halifax Water a 2023 Top Employer in our Region

Published: 9:52 AM | January 23, 2023

Halifax Water has been named one of the top employers in the province and region. This designation is based on a review of progressive HR programs, policies, and best practices of leading employers across the region.

Announced last week, selected organizations, like Halifax Water, are highlighted as top employers, helping raise the bar on employee best practices.

"I’m delighted that Halifax Water has been selected as one of Nova Scotia’s and Atlantic Canada’s Top Employers for 2023. It is an honour to be recognized for our emphasis on promoting and encouraging growth for our employees and our focus on fostering a respectful, diverse, equitable and inclusive workplace,” says Louis de Montbrun, General Manager (Acting) for Halifax Water.

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