Water boil advisory lifted for affected areas in Hamilton

A water boil advisory that was issued Wednesday for parts of Hamilton has been lifted, city officials announced Friday.

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A water boil advisory that was issued Wednesday for parts of Hamilton has been lifted, city officials announced Friday.

A water boil advisory issued Wednesday for parts of the city has been lifted, Hamilton officials said Friday afternoon.

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Bacteria testing has been completed and the affected areas — Hayes Avenue from River Road to Arlington Avenue and Arlington Avenue from Hayes Avenue to Andover Avenue — are no longer under the advisory, said Joy Rodenburgh with the city’s Public Works Department.

“The water sampling conducted indicates the water supply is safe for human consumption,” she said, adding that city personnel were in the process of notifying those impacted.

Rodenburgh added that no determination has been made as to what caused the problems with water in the affected areas, but the investigation into the matter is ongoing.

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