Precautionary Boil Advisory Issued in Lowell

In Lowell, Indiana American Water Company says it was working this morning Thursday October 6, 2022, to repair a water main break near East Commercial Avenue and North Fremont Street. The break has resulted in low or no water pressures in the system while repairs are being made. A news release says a precautionary boil water advisory has been issued for all customers served by the company in Lowell. Customers have been notified of the break and boil advisory by phone, e-mail, and text through the company’s Alerts1View emergency notification tool. An announcement from the company said once service is restored, customers in the affected area are advised to drink and cook with tap water only after boiling it for three minutes and that tap water can be used for bathing, washing and other common uses. Indiana American Water estimates repairs should be completed later this morning and that water pressures in the area will begin to return to normal this afternoon, Thursday, October 6th. Additional information on boil water alerts is available on the company’s website .