UPDATED: 9/29 11:45 a.m.
People living in Lynchburg no longer need to boil their water. The water main break that occurred on Thursday has been repaired and the drinking water has been tested and is safe to drink.
Here's the full press release:
The City of Lynchburg Department of Water Resources customers whose areas were affected by a major water main break on September 27, 2012 no longer need to boil their water. The break affected a wide area of the City and included over 120 streets. The break has been repaired and the drinking water has been tested and determined to be safe to drink. Therefore, the Department of Water Resources is rescinding the Boil Water Advisory and customers no longer need to boil water. We apologize for any inconvenience, and thank you for your patience. For more information contact the Department of Water Resources at 455-4250.
People in Lynchburg are still being asked to boil their tap water.
The city issued a boil advisory after a water main break Thursday. A contractor ruptured a large pipe, while installing guardrails on Old Forest Road.
Water customers on 133 different streets are effected. The boil advisory will stay in effect until at least noon Saturday.
Here is a list of streets impacted by the boil advisory:
Acorn St, Amelia St, Anthony Pl, Ardmore Cir, Ardmore Dr, Arlington Heights Dr, Ashley Dr, Atherholt Rd, Azalea Pl, Baltimore St, Belfield Pl, Bell St, Bennington Dr, Berkley Pl, Birchwood Dr, Blue Ridge St, Bobbitt Pl, Bonterra Pl, Breckenbridge St, Brenleigh Ct, Bristol St, Broadway St, Cardinal Pl, Carrington Rd, Cary St, Center St, Chapel Dr, Circle Rd, Clifton St, Club Dr, Club Terrace, College Dr, Confederate Ave, Craigmont Dr, Cranehill Dr, Dandridge Dr, Demott St,
Devonshire Rd, Dorchester Ct, Downing Dr, East Cadbury Dr, East Woodside Ave, Eldon St, Elk St, Evergreen Rd, Faculty Dr, Falcon Hill Pl, Forest Hills Cir, Fulton St, Georgetown Dr, Glencove Pl, Gregory Ln, Halsey Rd, Heronhill Pl, Hill St, Hillside Ct, Hood St, Hopwood Dr, Hurdle Hill Rd , Indian Hill Rd, Interlink Rd, Joel St, Jubal St, Kettering Ln, Kulman Pl, Lakeside Dr, Landon St, Landover Pl, Langhorne Rd, Lansdown Pl, Lark Pl, Legacy Oaks Pl, Legacy Oaks Cir, Lemon Dr, Leslie St, Lindberg St, Link Rd, Linkhorne Dr, Macon St, Maher St, Middlesex Ave, Milford Ln, Milton St, Molly Stark Trl, Monticello Ave, Montridge Pl, Moorman Dr, Moormans Rd, Morgan St, Oak Hill Ave, Oakley Ave, Old Forest Rd, Old Langhorne Rd, Oriole Pl, Otter Pl, Overlink Ct, Page St, Peninsular St, Pleasant View Dr, Poindexter St, Rainbow Cir, Range St, Ravenwood Dr, Red Maple Ct, Reese St, Richmond St, Ridgecroft Dr, Robin Hood Pl, Rockbridge Ave, Round Hill Rd, Roxbury St, Savoy Pl, Sedgewick Dr, Sherwood Pl, Sky View Pl, Standish Cir, Staunton St, Sunset Dr, Tate Springs Rd, Thomson Dr, Village Park Ct, Wakefield Rd, Waverly Pl, West St, West Cadbury Dr, Westbrook Cir, Westerly Dr, Westhaven Pl, Wheatland Ct, Windemere Pl, Windham Ct, Woodridge Pl, and Yorktown Ave.