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Lachine Canal National Historic Site

Public Security Notice


Avoid direct contact with water until Friday, August 22 at 11:24 p.m.

After being informed by the City of Montréal that a mixed water discharge has occured in the Lachine Canal, Parks Canada forbids nautical activities such as canoeing, kayaking or pedal-boating for a 72-hour period.

This procedure is in compliance with the criteria set by the Canadian Council of Ministers of the Environment. Please note that swimming in the canal is forbidden at all times and that a permit is required to navigate in the channel.

We apologize for inconveniences caused by this situation. Public health must be prioritized.

For more information, please call 514-283-6054.

Management, Lachine Canal National Historic Site