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Boil Water issued by Okanogan County Health Department

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Per the Okanogan County Heath Department a Boil Water Notices has been issued for the following areas:

Wolf Creek Property Owners Lost River Airport Alamo Orchards Camp Alta Lake Golf Course Town of Methow City of Pateros Emanuel Heights Custom Orchard No. 1 The Okanogan Health Department has received word that the Mazama store and related drinking water system has continued to operate. The Mazama store is a location that drinking water containers may be filled.

Below are disinfection procedure information that may be useful. The first link is for individuals and the second link is for small water systems.

  • Purifying by adding liquid chlorine bleach: http://www.doh.wa.gov/Emergencies/EmergencyPreparednessandResponse/Factsheets/WaterPurification.aspx 
  • Disinfection of Small Water Systems: http://www.doh.wa.gov/Portals/1/Documents/Pubs/331-242.pdf For updates on drinking water systems alerts: http://www.doh.wa.gov/CommunityandEnvironment/DrinkingWater/Alerts/RecentAlerts.aspx

 

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