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Media Release – 19 February 2024 – Boorowa Boil Water Alert Lifted

Feb 19, 2024

For Immediate Release 2:00pm 19/02/2024
Authorised by Anthony O’Reilly

The boil water alert issued for Boorowa on 22 January 2024 has been lifted. There is no longer any need to use boiled or bottled water for drinking and food preparation.

Treatment processes are operating as normal, and risks to health or the safety of the Boorowa drinking water supply system are being managed in accordance with the Australian Drinking Water Guidelines.

NSW Health has been consulted in the lifting of the Boil Water Alert.

Mayor Margaret Roles shared “This has been a huge effort and I thank the Boorowa community for their patience and Council staff and partner agencies for their efforts to get the Boorowa water supply back to a safe standard.”


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