Ellsworth Water Main Break Update – Boil Order Lifted

Updated 6 years ago

The boil order water in Ellsworth is no longer in effect.It was a result of a water main break Thursday morning near City Hall.Several streets had to be closed and schools were dismissed early. By 7:00 Thursday night, everything was cleaned up.City Manager Michelle Beal says it took a lot of teamwork. “The water department did a great job in isolating the area and being able to fix it and the highway department did a great job getting the equipment in here and digging and being exactly where we needed. The fire department helped with the emergency situation.” She also says the Police department did a great job with traffic control.Residents in several parts of the city still had to boil their water until Friday evening. Then city official got lab results showing the water is safe, so the boil order is no longer in effect.


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