Boil water notice issued for some Milligan Water System customers

Published: Tuesday, September 17, 2013 at 06:14 PM.

MILLIGAN — A boil water notice is in effect until 10 a.m. tomorrow morning for Milligan Water System customers on Buck Ward, Old River and Griffith Cemetery Road.

Customers may experience periods of low or no water pressure as the broken 3-inch and 4-inch lines on Old River Road are repaired.

Under a precautionary boil water notice, water used for consumption by Milligan Water System customers can be disinfected by any one of the following methods:

•Bringing water to a rolling boil and holding it there for one minute.

•Using water purification tablets or iodine, which is sold by many sports or camping stores.

•Buying commercial bottled water for consumption and food preparation. Consumption includes brushing teeth, washing fruits and vegetables, and homemade ice/beverages.

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