Water Main Flushing Program
The City of White Rock’s Water Main Flushing Program aims at maintaining the City's water system. Flushing operations will be carried out between 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday, although this is subject to change.
All residences in the flushing area will receive a hand-delivered Notice to Residents prior to the work. If you do not receive a notice we will not be flushing in your area at this time.
The City's 2019 Uni-Directional Flushing program is scheduled to run from October 29, 2019 to December 6, 2019
Please check back for by-the-week updates on maps showing the current flushing area.
This page was lasted updated on December 5, 2019.
- November 4-November 8
- November 12-November 15
- November 18-November 22
- November 25-November 29
- December 2-December 6
Bishop to High from North Bluff to Marine - Completed
Blackwood to Finlay from North Bluff to Buena Vista - Completed
Bergstrom to Archibald from North Bluff to Marine - Completed
Merklin to Maple from North Bluff to Roper - Completed
Johnston to Maple from Roper to Royal - Completed
Dophin to Finlay from Buena Vista to Royal - Completed
Finlay to Stayte from North Bluff to Thrift - Completed
Finlay to Stayte from Thrift to Pacific - Completed
Finlay to Stayte from Thrift to Pacific - Continued from November 18-22 - Completed
Finlay to Stayte from Pacific to Marine - Partially completed
Vidal to Finlay to Buena Vista from Pacific to Marine - Completed
Finlay to Stayte from Pacific to Marine continued from previous week - Completed
Magdalen to Foster from Roper to Marine - Completed
Information on Water Main Flushing
During flushing, residents may experience a drop in pressure or discolouration of their water. Any disruption should be of a short duration and should only occur while mains in the area are being flushed. The public will be encouraged to report the disruption by calling 604-541-2181 in cases where loss of water or drop in pressure that lasts for an extended period of time (after two or three hours).
- What is flushing?
- Why are residents notified by the City of their flushing program?
- Can you provide me with an exact date and time of the flushing?
- What do I do and what do I not do during water main flushing?
- What do I to do if I experience a loss of water for a long period of time (after two or three hours)?
- What happens when water main flushing is completed?