8 months, 1 week ago by Scott Hardy
As of 4:20 P.M. Thursday afternoon; still in effect for Ralls Co. WSD #1 customers
The Boil Order that was originally extended until 1:00 PM Friday, June 27, 2014 for all Hannibal Board of Public Works customers has been officially lifted early. The Boil Order has ended as of 4:20 P.M. Thursday June 26, 2014.
All bacterial testing came back completely free of contaminants and the chlorine levels are consistently above the required threshold of 0.5 mg per liter.
It is now safe for Hannibal BPW customers to consume and use water as you normally would without boiling beforehand.
The Boil Order remains in effect for Public Water Supply District #1 in Ralls County until 1 P.M. Friday, June 27, 2014
The District gets its' water from Hannibal.
The Board of Public Works advises those affected by the Boil Order to do the following:
The storm that rolled through on Sunday also knocked out power to a large portion of town and knocked a number of branches as it brought over an inch of rain Sunday afternoon.
For more: http://www.hannibalbpw.org/boil-orders/