Wednesday, Aug 20, 2014
Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Trending on the Journal

Seems we’re not the only ones…

2 months, 2 weeks ago by the Associated Press

St. Louis water smells, but safe to drink

(AP) — St. Louis leaders say the water is safe to drink, despite complaints by some residents about the taste and smell.

About half of the water customers in the city are experiencing the problem. Public utilities director Curt Skouby says something occurred during the water disinfecting process, possibly at the Chain of Rocks treatment plant.

Skouby says the water is not contaminated, and it is fine to drink. He says the process was to be fixed by Wednesday, though it may take a day or two before it makes its way through the water distribution system.

Copyright 2014 The Associated Press. All rights reserved


From the Newsroom

Bob Gough on Twitter

Bob Gough 1 hour, 14 minutes ago

@WhiteHouse @ScottCharton The only thing he's seeking is which iron to hit from 150 out.
Bob Gough on Twitter

Bob Gough 1 hour, 29 minutes ago

@VlahosNick @DOB23 QHS hosted this past season, so not a surprise.
Bob Gough on Twitter

Bob Gough 2 hours, 19 minutes ago

RT @MomInMissouri: Officer Darren Wilson Suffered “Orbital Blowout Fracture to Eye Socket” During Mike Brown Attack http://t.co/0EHCFWxV7x
QuincyJournal on Twitter

QuincyJournal 5 hours, 28 minutes ago

Another tense night in Ferguson - Fires, shootings and 31 arrests http://t.co/yzbOl2eKz5