Water Restrictions Still In Effect

Please share this with your staff and faculty

In spite of the cooling weather, an ongoing lack of rain means that Stage 3 water restrictions are still in effect in the GVRD. Since UBC changed its water use practices on July 21, water consumption on the campus is down 40% compared with last  year:

david woodson tweet aug 18

Tweet courtesy of David Woodson, Managing Director of Energy and Water.

If you spot any:

  • Opportunities for Building Operations to help you design your plumbing system to use less water in your research
  • Leaky faucets, shower-heads, or toilets
  • Dangerous fire risks like piled brush or improperly-stored flammables

Please contact the Building Operations Service Centre at 604.822.2173.