Boil Water Order For Some Pittsfield Residents 

On Wednesday, Pittsfield Water Works experienced difficulties with water pressure due to a large water break on Leonard St. Due to the possibility of unsafe water, all consumers on Lincoln St., Detroit St., Hunnewell Ave., Leonard St., and Davis St., are directed to boil all water for at least 5 minutes before drinking, making ice cubes, washing foods, burshing teeth, or any other activity involving consumption of water. Pittsfield Water Works says this order shall remaim in effect until further notice. Questions regarding this notice should call:Assistant Superintendant Scott Noble, Pittsfield Water Works(207) 487-5203or State of Maine Drinking Water Program(207) 287-2070 during normal business hours