Door-to-door water filtration sales scam in Fort Erie

The Town of Fort Erie is warning residents that the water scammers are back in Fort Erie. They employ various tactics in their attempts to pitch the sale of their in-home water purification systems.

“These may include statements that the municipal tap water supply is unsafe,” said a press release from the Town of Fort Erie.

“These sales calls are neither endorsed nor commissioned by the Town of Fort Erie as municipal water continues to meet or exceed all Provincial Drinking Water Quality Objectives,” the release said. “Town Certified Licensed Drinking Water System Operators are available to discuss concerns regarding the safety of his/her drinking water supply.”

The Town of Fort Erie states that anyone wishing to discuss water safety issues can call the town at 905-971-1600. A copy of the annual drinking water quality report is available through > Residents > Water & Wastewater Service.



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