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27 Sep Mount Isa Water Board welcomes Cr Fortune as Director

Mount Isa Water Board welcomes the commencement of a new Director, Mount Isa City Council nominee, Cr George Fortune. “Cr Fortune has always had a keen interest in the management of Lake Moondarra and the health of our water supply through is involvement with the Mount...

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09 Dec Pleasing Response to Filtration Plant Opening

The Mount Isa Water Board is pleased with the community participation in the official opening of the filtration plant held the afternoon of Monday 7 December. “The community is a very important stakeholder for MIWB, even though it is Mount Isa City Council who are...

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17 Nov MIWB implements revised chlorine dosing strategy

Following a successful trial, MIWB has adopted a revised chlorine dosing strategy reducing costs and improving water quality outcomes. Mount Isa Water Board Chief Executive Stephen Farrelly said for many years Clear Water Lagoon was the focus of water treatment for Mount Isa. "Since the 1980's...

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28 Sep MIWB celebrates Right to Information Day

Mount Isa Water Board reminds the community today is 'Right to Information Day', which is celebrated annually across Australia and around the world on 28 September. Queensland marks this occasion by acknowledging the contribution of the Right to Information Act 2009 (Qld) (RTI Act) to...

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24 Sep Final Treatment Equipment Now Operational

Fifth permanent water filtration process unit now producing filtered water. The Mount Isa Water Board's $9.2 million investment into new, micro-filtration water treatment infrastructure is now fully operational. With capacity increased by 25% to more than 22 megalitres per day, the new permanent filtration system...

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08 Sep Permenant water treatment plant approaches completion

Final process equipment arrives in Mount Isa following six months of manufacturing and testing activities by suppliers. The Mount Isa Water Board is pleased to advise the community of recent visible progress on the installation of the new micro-filtration infrastructure. The last of the new,...

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