water boil advisory

Consolidated Water of Boone County issued precautionary boil water advisories Friday for residents in Boone County, just outside the northwest Columbia boundary, and Hartsburg after fixing water main breaks.

A boil water advisory is issued when a water main break causes pressure to drop, according to Columbia Water & Light. The pressure drop could cause a back flow of water, causing contamination of the water distribution system.

Parts of Centralia Set for Boil Water Advisory

Jul 11, 2018

The City of Centralia issued a boil water advisory for parts of the city on Wednesday, according to a Facebook post.

The advisory will run from 9:30 a.m. Thursday until 11 a.m. Saturday, according to the post. It will affect Centralia water customers on:

Water Boil Advisory Accompanies Pipe Replacement

Jun 26, 2015
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Columbia Water and Light is replacing a water main in Columbia. The pipe will run from Texas Avenue to Creasy Springs Road.