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1 NW Martin Luther King Jr Blvd
Civic Center Complex, Room 104
Evansville, IN 47708
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Boil Advisories

For customers in a small affected area, EWSU places a door hanger notice on customer doors notifying them of the Precautionary Boil Advisory

For larger areas, the Utility will not place individual door hanger notices on each customer’s door, but will instead notify the local media outlets, consisting of television, radio and newspaper.

While the potential for contamination of the drinking water is unlikely, the Evansville Water Utility is advising customers in the affected area to bring all cooking and drinking water to a complete boil for five (5) minutes before using. Please continue to boil all cooking and drinking water until we notify you that it is no longer necessary.

The Evansville Water Utility is implementing this precautionary boil advisory based upon information within the Water Supply Industry regarding additional precautionary steps that may safeguard the health of public water supply system customers. The conditions regarding this issue and the magnitude of the affected area warrant these additional precautionary measures. We will notify you when the precautionary boil advisory will be lifted.

Further information regarding this issue may be obtained by calling the Water Department/Allens Lane at (812) 421-2130 or you can visit our Frequently Asked Questions page.

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Currently Active

September 20, 2019

    Woodford Ct. addresses: 7220 to 7320

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Recently Lifted Precautionary Boil Advisories  

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Recently Lifted

September 22, 2019

    Marion Ave.: from Addison Ave. west to Ingle Ave.

September 21, 2019

    Wimberg Rd. addresses: 1300 to 1726

    Happel Rd. addresses: 6309 to 6515

    Notting Hill Rd. addresses: 6201 to 6209

    Brixton Rd. addresses: 1504 to 1528

September 19, 2019

    S.E. 3rd Street: from 801 S.E. 3rd St. to 913 Parrett St.

     Parrett St.: Washington Ave. to Chandler Ave.

    Blackford Ave.: S.E. 2nd St. to Parrett St.

September 13, 2019

     W. Franklin St. addresses: 1713, 1730, 1731, 1732, 1750, 1801, 1808,       1810, 1820, 1822, 1900, 1908, 1916, 1930, 2000

      W. Michigan St.: 1817

     Keck Ave.: from N. Heidelbach Ave. to East to N. Governor St.

September 12, 2019

     N. 12th Ave.: from Allens Ln. to Hobart Ave.

September 11, 2019

     Venice St.: from 1401 to 1413

     N. Red Bank Rd.: from Upper Mt. Vernon Rd. north to 2011 N. Red Bank Rd.

     Upper Mt. Vernon Rd.: from N. Red Bank Rd. east to Vanness Ave.

September 9, 2019

       E. Park Dr. addresses: 1201 to 1215

      E. Franklin St. addresses: 800 to 1103

      E. Virginia St. addresses: 901 to 950

      N. Kentucky Ave. address: 301