Posts Tagged ‘ advisory ’

Whitesburg Consumer Advisory Lifted

February 15, 2011
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The Division of Water has reported that the Whitesburg Consumer Advisory, or No Contact Advisory, has been lifted. Citizens are advised to flush out their pipes by turning on all faucets for 20 minutes to rid pipes of all tainted water. Below is the Press Release from the Kentucky Division of Water. http://www.wkyt.com/wymtnews/headlines/Consumption_advisory_is_lifted_in_Whitesburg_116237089.html http://www.kentucky.com/2011/02/15/1636191/whitesburg-water-ban-lifted.html...

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What do the citizens think about this third diesel spill? The writing is on the wall.

February 14, 2011
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“My skin is on fire after taking a shower and I could smell it. If you live in town DO NOT USE THE WATER!” “Diesel has contaminated the Water supply again…. Source has not been determined yet as of this time. This is NOT the water company’s fault, it’s the fault of who ever...

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Second Converage for Water Advisory on WYMT

February 13, 2011
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This piece does not fully explain the problem, however at this time, this is the best we can get. http://www.wkyt.com/news/headlines/No_consumption_advisory_in_Whitesburg_116125819.html?ref=819

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Coverage of the water advisory in the Lexington Herald-Leader

February 13, 2011
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The Herald-Leader published a piece indicating that the current advisory stems from a fuel spill: http://www.kentucky.com/2011/02/13/1633015/fuel-spill-in-north-fork-of-kentucky.html#more

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Water Quality Advisory for Whitesburg and portions of Letcher County

February 12, 2011
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As of 7pm on February residents of Whitesburg and portions of Letcher County have been advised not to consume tap water. Listen to a recording of the advisory: No Consumption Advisory – 02-12-2011

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IMPORTANT MESSAGE!!! No Contact Advisory for Whitesburg Ky!

February 12, 2011
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There is a non contact advisory for Whitesburg Ky water. Citizens are advised to not use their water for anything except toilet bowl use. No Showers Do not wash your hands in it Do not wash dishes in it and Especially do not drink the water! Unofficial reports on the situation are that there...

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