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A boil water advisory has been issued for residents of Dorchester County

 A boil water advisory has been issued for residents of Dorchester County

From our News Partners at WCBD-TV:

  A boil water advisory has been issued by the Dorchester County Water and Sewer Department for residents in Windsor Hill Plantation. A water main break in the area prompted the advisory.  SCDHEC has been notified and the break is expected to be fixed this evening. Below is the statement from Dorchester County Water and Sewer Department:

 The Dorchester County Water and Sewer Department is issuing a Boil Water Advisory until further notice for the residents of Beckton St., Sutton Place, Indigo Palms, Pepper Ridge, The Colony, Governors Estate, Moultrie Place, Ricefield Plantation Subdivision. This advisory is being issued due to a water line repair.

When the water supply is restored, customers are advised to boil their water vigorously for at least one (1) full minute before drinking or cooking. Also, any ice made from water which has not been boiled should not be used for drinking purposes. Notification will be given as soon as the water is safe for consumption.

If you have any questions, please contact Customer Service at (843) 832-0075 or (843) 563-0075.

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