Mar 14, 2017

Boil Advisory

UPDATE: This advisory has been lifted as of 01:57 PM on Wednesday, March 15, 2017

March 14, 2017 12:30 PM

Precautionary Boil Water Advisory


Due to valve replacements on the water main, the City of Gallipolis is issuing a boil advisory for the following areas. We are advising all residents in the following areas, until further notice, to boil water for at least three (3) minutes, any water used for drinking (including water used to make ice), cooking, or oral hygiene.

The following residents will be affected:

State Route 588 (from 4th Ave to McCormick Rd)
Buck Ridge Rd
Colonial Dr
Chillicothe Rd
Hedgewood Dr
Henkle Ave
Hilda Dr
Hillcrest Ln
Homestead Ln
Magnolia Dr
Maple Dr

McCormick Rd
Oak Dr
Oakwood Dr
Pecan Dr
Pincrest Dr
Texas Rd

The City of Gallipolis has no evidence at this time that the water system is contaminated. The possibility does exist, however, that the water system is contaminated and is issuing this advisory as a precaution.

The water department is conducting an investigation and collecting additional samples and hopes to have this problem corrected soon. An additional notice will be given when the water use advisory is lifted. For further information contact the City of Gallipolis Utility Office at (740) 441-6006 or the Maintenance Department at (740) 446-0600. Further information will also be posted on the City’s web site,