The Township of South Stormont issued the following release Nov. 19, 2015 in regard to the Newington water supply:
Following analysis of water samples, the Eastern Ontario Health Unit (EOHU) has lifted the DO NOT USE WATER ADVISORY that was issued to all residents of Newington on November 17, 2015. Analysis of samples from the Newington water distribution system confirms that the water is safe for use.
The EOHU continues to work with the Ministry of the Environment and the Township of South Stormont to monitor the situation. Water from the distribution system will continue to be sampled as usual.