Boil water advisory set in South Point

Published 1:17 pm Thursday, September 27, 2012

Due to a water line break on Sept. 27  in South Point, the South Point Water Department is advising residents on the following streets to vigorously boil, for at least one minute, any water used for drinking (including water used to make ice), cooking or oral hygiene:

Sixth, Seventh, Ninth, Tenth, Eleventh, Linden, Auburn, Nelson, Park, Center, Margaret, Dean, Keith, Shannon, Washington, High, Alma & Fairview.

The South Point Water Department has no evidence at this time that the water system is contaminated. The possibility does exist however and is issuing this advisory as a precaution.

If no further notice is given after Wed., Oct. 3, 2012, then the samples are normal and the water is safe.