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Power Outages

4 Alerts
October 2, 2018 7:26 PM

Power Outage - October 2, 2018


October 2, 2018 7:15pm

Crews have been dispatched to deal with a wide-spread power outage following tonight’s weather event.

For updates in your area, please call 1-877-324-9376.

Nelson Hydro thanks you for your patience as...

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August 28, 2018 3:09 PM

Aug 28, 2018 2:58pm - Power Off - Related to Gas Leak in Uphill


August 28, 2018 at 2:58pm


There is a gas leak in the Innes and Hendryx Street area of Nelson.

Power has been shut-off along Houston Street between Josephine and Cedar Streets, as well as...

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Latest Update:

August 28, 2018 5:12 PM


GAS LEAK - Final Update 5:10pm

Hendryx/Innes area in Uphill

Incident Command has been terminated and turned over to FortisBC. Residents are welcome to return to their homes.

Nelson Fire and Rescue Services is pleased to report that there were no injuries or extended property damage.

August 27, 2018 1:51 PM

1:45pm - Aug. 27/18 - Power Outage (Parts of North Shore)

Power is out on the North Shore from 6 Mile to Redfish Creek, including Harrop & Procter.

Crews have been dispatched.

For up to date information, call the Hydro Outage line at 1-877-324-9376.

June 19, 2018 8:46 AM

June 19, 2018 - Planned Power Outage on Georama Road


Approximate Number of Customers affected: 50 +
Location: Georama Road
Date: June 19, 2018
Outage Start Time: 8:30 am
Approximate Restore Time: 1:30 pm

For up-to-date outage information, please call...

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Road Closures

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Water Quality Advisories

1 Alert
May 9, 2018 12:34 PM

May 9, 2018 - Water Quality Advisory

The City of Nelson, in consultation with the Interior Health Authority, is issuing a WATER QUALITY ADVISORY for the City of Nelson. On-going testing indicates that the current water quality in the Nelson water supply is FAIR due to recent spring run-off...

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Latest Update:

May 28, 2018 5:52 PM

May 28, 2018 RESCINDED- The Water Quality Advisory issued on May 9th has been rescinded.

Water Restrictions

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Weather Event

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