Mar 25, 2017

Boil Advisory

This boil advisory has been lifted as of 1:48 PM on March 26, 2017

March 25, 2017 12:41 PM

Precautionary Boil Water Advisory


Due to a water main break, 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:

Park Lane

Jay Drive

Fraley Drive

West Drive

Sun Valley Road

Buhl Morton Road

*This will include 35 West, Gallia Manor, and Spring Valley Green apartment complexes*

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,

We apologize for any inconvenience this advisory may cause.