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Jefferson Regional Water Authority lifts boil advisory

UPDATE @ 10:55 p.m. (Aug. 13)

The boil advisory has been lifted for the Jefferson Regional Water Authority system.

The water utility posted tonight on its Facebook page that it is no longer necessary to boil water for consumption. The advisory was issued Friday morning.

FIRST REPORT

The entire Jefferson Regional Water Authority system is under a water boil advisory until further notice.

Boil all water for consumption, including water for drinking, making ice cubes, cooking and brushing teeth, the water utility posted Friday on its Facebook page. Water should be brought to a full, roiling boil for at least 5 minutes to ensure it is safe for consumption.

The rural water department covers areas of Miamisburg, Miami Twp., Jefferson Twp., West Carrollton, Moraine, New Lebanon, Germantown and Trotwood.

For more information, contact the water authority at 937-866-0002.

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