Media Release

Rescission of Boil Water Notice

Friday, July 23, 2010 4:00 PM

This press release put out at the request of the Alachua County Health Department.


ALACHUA COUNTY, FL - Residents Served by City of Hawthorne Public Water System.


The “Precautionary Boil Water Notice” that went into effect Thursday morning, July 22, to residents served by the City of Hawthorne Public Water System has been lifted.


The satisfactory bacteriological clearance demonstrated no bacteriological contamination of the water system.


The precautionary boiled water notice was advised while a new water supply tank was brought online that resulted in a loss of pressure on Thursday morning, July 22.


Please contact John Cywinski, City of Hawthorne Public Works Department, at 352-481-6111 or Anthony Dennis, Alachua County Health Department, at 352-334-7931 if you have any questions regarding this matter.



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