Boil water advisory

Submitted by Jonathan on May 1, 2016 - 10:29 am

A boil water advisory is in effect for the areas of Atlanta shown on this map. Affected areas include, but are not limited to: the Fox Theatre, Cabbagetown, Edgewood, Old Fourth Ward, West End, Peoplestown, Reynoldstown, Mechanicsville, Summerhill, Edgewood, Avon Avenue and South Fulton County.

You should boil your water for 1 minute past a rolling boil before using it for cooking, drinking or brushing teeth. Check @ATLWatershed for updates.

Update: As of 2 a.m. May 2, the boil-water advisory has been lifted with the exception of the 745 block of Memorial Drive Southeast. Samples taken throughout all other affected areas showed no contamination. City recommends running faucets for 3-5 minutes to clear lines.