EMERGENCY WATER MAIN REPAIR BOIL ADVISORY ISSUED
The City of Piqua Underground Utilities Department has identified a water main break on N. Main Street and is currently working on making the necessary repairs.
CURRENTLY N.MAIN IS CLOSED FROM ASH ST TO NORTH ST. AND ON GREENE ST. FROM SPRING ST. TO N.WAYNE ST. TRAFFIC HAS BEEN DETOURED AT WATER ST AND MAIN ST TO SPRING ST. TO NORTH ST. AND BACK TO MAIN ST.
CUSTOMERS IN THIS AREA HAVE BEEN PLACED UNDER A BOIL ADVISORY UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.
Customers at 501, 505, 505.5, 507, 507.5, 509, 513, 515, 517, 523, 525, 527, 529, 529.5, 531, 531.5, 530, 611(apt. A, B, C), 615, 615.5, 617, 617.5, 621, 628, 628.5, 625 (apt 1 and 2), 614, 627, 627.5, 629, 629.5, 631, 633, 655, 660, 654, 652, 650, 650.5, 638, 530, 520, 514, 514.5, 500, N. MAIN STREET are directed to immediately start boiling all drinking water taken from the public water system. This includes water for drinking, making ice cubes, washing foods, brushing teeth, or any other activity involving the consumption of water. This boil water advisory will remain in effect until further notice is received from the City of Piqua Underground Utilities Department that indicates the boil water advisory has been lifted. The boil water alert is a precautionary measure required by the Ohio EPA for all situations in which a water main has lost pressure.
Water should be brought to a full, rolling boil for at least 5 minutes to ensure that it is safe for consumption. Boiled water may be stored at room temperature or refrigerated in a closed container until needed.
Effected customers have been notified via a RED notice on their door.