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 - portions of south Salem, ~1000 homes.|
|Begin Date:||Sep 24, 2020|
|Date Lifted:||Sep 25, 2020|
|Contacted By:||WIKSTROM, CHANTAL (DWP)|
|Who Was Contacted:||Dwayne Barnes|
|Details:||On 9/23 at 930PM the operator notified the on-duty drinking water manager that a 12" cast iron main ruptered causing a loss in pressure to approximately 1,000 homes in the south Salem area. Bacteria samples will be collected after repairs are made and the operator will notify DWS of the results to lift the boil water advisory.
Lifted 09/25/2020: Coliform sample results are negative. Salem Public Works is lifting this boil water advisory for South Salem.