MOUNT VERNON — Due to contractors installing flow isolation valves, a boil advisory has been issued for North Sandusky Street (from Chestnut Street north to Curtis Street), West Pleasant Street (from Mulberry to Norton Street) and West Burgess Street (from Mulberry Street to Norton Street).

Anyone who was without water will be under a boil advisory for a minimum of 24 hours after the water comes back on. As a precautionary measure, residents in this area should bring their water to a rolling boil for at least 2 minutes before consumption. These procedures should be followed until the advisory is lifted.

Door hangers will not be placed in the affected area. Any questions may be directed o the Mount Vernon Water Department at 393-9504 during business hours of 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday.



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