Boil water advisory issued for parts of West Columbia

by Thomas Lanahan, originally posted on November 9, 2016


COLUMBIA, SC (WACH) – The City of West Columbia has issued a boil water advisory for certain parts of the city.

The City has experienced a water line break affecting the customers of Beverly Drive, Dawn Drive, Rainbow Circle, Kensington Court, 1124 Decatur Street, the 2300-2500 Blocks of Rainbow Drive, 1140 Price Circle, 2310 Platt Springs Road and Armstrong Street.

 Once the water line is repaired and water service is restored, water customers in these areas who have lost water pressure or who experience cloudy water or sediment in the water are advised to vigorously boil their water for at least one (1) full minute prior to drinking or cooking.

This boil water advisory will remain in effect until it is lifted. Water customers may check the city of West Columbia website at for updates on the boil water advisory.

Water customers may also contact customer service at City Hall between 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday at 803-791-1880. Emergencies occurring after hours and on weekends and holidays should be reported to the West Columbia Police Department at 803-794-0721.

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