Parts of Boone County under precautionary boil water advisory

Part of Consolidated Public Water Supply District No.
1 is under a Precautionary Boil Water Advisory from 3:30 p.m. Thursday to 2 p.m. on Friday.
The advisory is because of low water pressure and a leak in the water main, according to a press release.
Customers who live in the following areas are affected: Between the area of Collingwood Subdivision east of North Woods Court; North of Ivy Lane; Southeast around Earthland Road and Strawn Road; Southwest around Johnmeyer Lane; South around Coats Lane and Perche Hills Estate Subdivision; And northwest of Gillespie Well along Highway UU.
The advisory does not include the areas of River Oaks and Forever Green Estates Subdivision, northwest of Sugar Creek Drive, or northeast into Collingwood Subdivision to North Woods Court.
It also does not include Midway Heights School and Trails West Subdivision, according to the press release.
People in the affected areas may need to take the following precautions, according to the release: Boil water for three minutes before using.
Use only boiled or bottled water for drinking, brushing teeth and all food preparations and consumptions.
Buy ice or make ice cubes with boiled or bottled water.
Customers with questions can call the Water District at 449-0324.

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