Boil water advisory lifted in Richland County

by Andrea Butler, originally posted on December 24, 2016


Richland County, S.C. (WACH)– The City of Columbia Water Works advises the water customers of Silver Lake Road East & Silver Crest Drive, located in Richland County, that they no longer need to boil their water prior to drinking or cooking.

Following an intense flushing of the distribution system, bacteriological samples were collected and analyzed by the City of Columbia Water Works. The results of this sampling indicate that the system is safe to use for drinking and cooking purposes.

Should you have any questions concerning this repeal of the Boil Water Advisory, you may call the City of Columbia Customer Care Call Center at 545-3300.

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