Thursday, May 16, 2013
Due to complications during water main repairs, a section of the city will need to boil drinking water to avoid potential health risks.
A boil alert was issued Thursday for Meriline Street from Grant Avenue to Chestnut Boulevard. The alert was issued after water dropped below pressure during pipe repairs, said Cuyahoga Falls Water Utilities Superintendent John Christopher. In accordance with EPA regulations, residents in the affected area are asked to boil their water for at least three minutes, said Christopher. The boil alert will be lifted Saturday, May 18 at 1 p.m.
Thursday, January 17, 2013
The alert will be lifted at 2 p.m. Saturday.
Following a valve replacement, water dropped below pressure on Marcia Boulevard, according to Cuyahoga Falls Water Superintendent John Christopher. As a safeguard, in accordance with EPA regulations, a boil alert has been issued from the 2800 block of Marcia Boulvard to Highpoint Road. Christopher advises affected residents should boil their water for at least two minutes. The alert will be lifted at 2 p.m. Saturday.
Friday, March 23, 2012
Check below to see if you'll be affected.
A boil alert has been issued for Front Street between Sackett Ave and Chestnut Boulevard until Sunday, March 25 at 4 p.m., according to cityofcf.com To ensure safety, please boil your water for a minimum of two minutes.
Tuesday, July 26, 2011
An early afternoon water main break blocks traffic in and out of a busy shopping complex.
Just before 11:30 a.m. Tuesday, a water main break stopped traffic and lunch at a Cuyahoga Falls restaurant. The city service director’s office reports a boil alert is in effect along Huddleston Avenue from 257 Huddleston Avenue west to Main Street. The boil alert is active until Thurs., July 28 at 4 p.m. The city reminds residents to bring water to a boil for a minimum of 2 minutes to ensure safety. O'Charley's restaurant close briefly following the incident, but reopened two hours later. "It hardly affected our day," Dan Dillullo said, O'Charley's kitchen manager.