Broken water valve to blame for dirty water across town

Run cold water through taps until clear, city currently repairing issue

City officials received a lot of phone calls on Tuesday morning about brown, dirty water issuing from taps and toilets across Cranbrook.

Just after 11 a.m. on Tuesday, September 17 they sent out a message on their social media channels explaining that a broken water valve was to blame for the dirty water, and that Public Works is already working on fixing the problem.

If your taps aren’t running clear, flow cold water through them until they do, the City recommends.

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