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Boil Water Advisory Lifted For White Oak Estates In Onslow County

The boil water advisory has been lifted for White Oak Estates subdivision in Onslow County.

Officials say: "Based on the laboratory analysis of water samples collected from Onslow Water and Sewer Authority on Tuesday, September 4, 2012, water users affected are hereby notified that it is no longer necessary to boil water used for human consumption. The system has resumed normal operations."



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There is a boil water advisory for White Oak Estates subdivision in Onslow County.

ONWASA officials report emergency repairs to a water main are causing periods of low pressure and outages prompting the advisory.

Only customers in the White Oak Estates subdivision are affected.

All water used for human consumption -- including drinking, making ice, brushing teeth, washing dishes or food preparation -- should be boiled until further notice or customers should use bottled water.

Officials say vigorous boiling for one minute should kill any disease-causing organisms that may be present in the water.


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