OHA Drinking Water Services
Water Advisory Details
|PWS ID:||OR41 00731|
|PWS Name:||SALEM PUBLIC WORKS|
|Advisory Type:||Boil Water|
|Reason:||Loss of Pressure|
|Area Affected:||Partial - 34 homes in South Salem|
|Begin Date:||Aug 14, 2022|
|Date Lifted:||Aug 16, 2022|
|Contacted By:||SALIS, KARI (DWP)|
|Who Was Contacted:||Lacey Goeres Priest|
|Details:||The City of Salem experienced a waterline break that apparently was damaging homes, so the valves were completely closed, causing a loss of pressure to 34 homes in south salem. Staff will deliver a boil advisory door to door. the city is working to repair the leak, flush, and collect bacteria samples.
Lifted 08/16/2022: coliform sample results are negative and the system has lifted the partial boil advisory for the affected homes.