Boil water advisory issued Monday near Dutch Fork High School

akflanagan@thestate.comMarch 3, 2014 

ISTOCKPHOTO.COM

— The City of Columbia Water Works issued a boil water advisory Monday afternoon for several streets in a neighborhood near Dutch Fork High School.

The advisory affects customers in the 600 and 700 blocks of Staffwood Drive, Top Flight Court, Tight Lie Court and Staffwood Court.

Customers in the affected area should vigorously boil their water for at least one full minute prior to drinking or cooking.

According to a press release, the City of Columbia experienced an 8-inch water main break that could result in the bacterial contamination of the water.

Anyone with questions should call the City of Columbia Customer Care Call Center at (803) 545-3300.

The State is pleased to provide this opportunity to share information, experiences and observations about what's in the news. Some of the comments may be reprinted elsewhere in the site or in the newspaper. We encourage lively, open debate on the issues of the day, and ask that you refrain from profanity, hate speech, personal comments and remarks that are off point. Thank you for taking the time to offer your thoughts.

Commenting FAQs | Terms of Service