Media Release

City of Newberry Boil Water Notice Rescinded

Friday, May 19, 2006 1:00 AM

ALACHUA COUNTY — The City of Newberry has officially rescinded the boil water notice that was issued on Wednesday, May 17. The notice is rescinded following the satisfactory completion of a bacteriological survey showing that the water is safe to drink.

The City of Newberry had issued the boil water notice after a reported a water line break in their system. The notice had affected the area south of SW 15 Avenue, west of SW 254 Street, east of SW 260th Street, and north of SW 21st Place.

Residents who have questions regarding this issue should call Blaine Suggs, Utilities Director for the City of Newberry, at (352) 472-1537 or (352) 258-4486.


  • Mark Sexton
  • Communications & Legislative Affairs Director
  • Phone: 352-374-5204
  • Cell: 352-283-2317

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