CURRENT EMERGENCY NOTIFICATIONS:
WEST PENN POWER EMERGENCY NUMBER: 1-800-255-3443
NATIONAL FUEL GAS EMERGENCY NUMBER: 1-800-444-3130
Public Service Announcement
November 5, 2016
Ridgway Borough Water Boil Water
The Boil Water
Advisory for water customers of the Borough of Ridgway is lifted as of 11:40 am
Saturday November 5, 2016. Results from water samples analyzed by a DEP
accredited laboratory indicate the Ridgway Borough water is safe to drink.
There is no reason to advise boiling of water for consumption any longer.
should be noted that there never was any contamination detected in the water. A
boil advisory is application of the doctrine of abundance of caution. The
advisory is issued as a precaution. In the event of detected contamination, a
stronger alert is issued to tell customers not to drink the water and an
alternate drinking water source may be provided.
Borough of Ridgway makes this boil water and other emergency notifications
through an automated dialing service. If you did not receive a phone call
regarding the boil water advisory, contact the borough and provide a phone
number and address to assure you will receive any future emergency
notifications. This can be done on line at www.ridgwayborough.com or by phone to
776-1125 or in person at the borough office at 108 Main St.
forbearance of Borough Water Customers is appreciated in times of trouble. The
Borough is committed to continue to provide safe reliable drinking water to our