Cumberland Road Water Main Repairs

April 28, 2015

Update 1:22 pm: Crews have completed emergency water repairs in the 2600 block of Cumberland Road, and water service has been restored. Users may experience turbidity; if this occurs, please run all cold water taps for approximately 20 minutes (while remaining in the residence). If turbidity persists after 20 minutes, please call Public Works at 250-338-1525. Cumberland Road westbound lane has been reopened.

pdate 10:50 am: An emergency repair will require the water-main on Cumberland Road to be fully shut down and City crews anticipate doing so within the hour. The areas affected will include the north side of Cumberland Road from 2495 – 2711 Cumberland Road (odd numbered civic addresses between Swanson Street and Slade Road) and the Copperfield Development (Swanson Street and Steele Crescent).


The westbound lane in the 2600 block of Cumberland Road will be reduced to single-lane traffic today (Tuesday, April 28) until approximately 4:00 pm for emergency water-main repairs. Traffic control personnel are on site to assist commuters.

For more information, please contact City of Courtenay Public Works at 250-338-1525.