A Boil Water Advisory issued for the customers of Manchester Water Works on Tuesday, 7-21-2015 has now been lifted.
According to Roy Gray of Manchester Water Works the Boil Water Advisory is no longer in effect.
Roy Gray (Friday, July 24, 2015 @ 2:43 P.M.) "Just letting you know the boil water advisory for Highway 11 and Bullskin has been lifted. Thanks for your help!"
Below is the original advisory;
Date issued: 7/21/2015
Time issued: 1:00 P.M.
A Boil Water Advisory is in effect for the customers of Manchester Water Works.
Location: Highway 11 North from Big Wildcat (Sharps Grocery) to Owsley County line and Bullskin Road to the Leslie County line and all side roads.
This advisory has been issued due to: A water main break.
Following such an event, the potential exists for bacteriological contamination of the water supply; therefore, this boil water advisory has been issued as a precautionary measure.
Until further notice, boil all water used for drinking and cooking by bringing the water to a rolling boil for three minutes before using.
This advisory will remain in effect until the situation has been corrected and test results have shown the water to be of acceptable quality.
Consumers should flush their own plumbing when service is restored.
For more information concerning the Boil Water Advisory contact Manchester Water at 598-3456.