Boil water advisory lifted in Petersburg

PETERSBURG, VA (WWBT) - Petersburg authorities are lifting the boil water advisory.

The Appomattox River Regional Water Authority has tested numerous water samples from throughout the city and report the water is safe and contains no coliform bacteria.

A water line broke Monday forcing the City of Petersburg to ask some residents and businesses to boil water before drinking.

Residents and businesses with questions about water usage should call 804-733-2349 during normal business hours (8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.).

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