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Dixie Community Utility Association issues boil water notice

Local officials have issued a precautionary boil water notice for people who get their drinking water from Dixie Community Utility Association.

The following roads are affected by the boil water notice. Tower Road, Geiger Lake Road, South Lake Road, Churchwell Road, J-B Horne Road, Camp Damzler Road, Dixie Williows Road, Wandering Oaks Road, Old Highway 49 West, Dixie Landing, and Smith Drive.

This precautionary action is necessary because the system lost pressure. When a water distribution system loses pressure, contaminant can siphon back into the system.

As soon as pressure is restored, water system officials will begin collecting samples for testing.

Officials recommend that you vigorously boil for one minute any water to be consumed.

 

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