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Boil Water Advisory for Evansville neighborhood

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Due to the main break at Covert Ave. & Stacer Road Thursday morning, the Evansville Water Utility (IN5282002), is issuing a precautionary boil advisory.

The following areas are included: All Evansville Water Customers East of I-164 and South of Newburgh Road & any Evansville Customer along North side of Newburgh Road from Stacer Road break site.

While the potential for contamination of the drinking water is unlikely, the Evansville Water Utility is advising customers in the affected area to bring all cooking and drinking water to a complete boil for five (5) minutes before using.  Please continue to boil all cooking and drinking water until we notify you that it is no longer necessary. 

The Evansville Water Utility is implementing this precautionary boil advisory based upon information within the Water Supply Industry regarding additional precautionary steps that may safeguard the health of public water supply system customers.  The conditions regarding this issue and the magnitude of the affected area warrant these additional precautionary measures.  We will notify you when the precautionary boil advisory will be lifted.

Further information regarding this issue may be obtained by calling the Water Department/Allens Lane at 421-2130. 

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