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Hornell Boil Water Advisory

There is a boil advisory for Hornell this afternoon. City officials are warning everyone in Hornell to make sure to bring water to a boil for one minute before using.

Hornell Boil Water Advisory

January 29, 2014
Hornell (WENY) - There is a boil advisory for Hornell this afternoon. City officials are warning everyone in Hornell to make sure to bring water to a boil for one minute before using.
        Bottled water should be used for Drinking making ice washing dishes, brushing teeth and preparing food.
     This applies for the city of Hornell North Hornell, South Hornell and Hornellsville.
        Water samples taken today had more than 10 times the amount of turbidity allowed, which means a higher chance of harmful microbes in the water. The water treatment plant is working to fix the problem we will keep you updated on the latest information as soon as it becomes available

 UPDATE: As of 7:30 PM on January 29, the boil water advisory was still under effect. City leaders expected the advisory to stay in place for at least 24 hours.