DPU lifts boil water advisory

Originally posted on August 10, 2016


Orangeburg’s Department of Public Utilities has lifted its boil water advisory for customers in Creekmoor subdivision.

The department advised subdivision customers to boil their drinking water on Tuesday following a water main break on Taylor Boulevard. The advisory was lifted Wednesday afternoon.

Following flushing of the distribution system, bacteriological samples were collected and analyzed by DPU’s water division.

The results of this sampling indicate that the system is safe to use for drinking and cooking purposes, according to DPU.

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