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Boil Water Advisory in effect in several Atlanta businesses, neighborhoods

Posted July 6

— The city of Atlanta has issued a Boil Water Advisory for several businesses and neighborhoods in Atlanta.

According to a press release, the following areas are advised to boil their water before use:

Cabbagetown

Edgewood

Old Fourth Ward

West End

Peoplestown

Reynoldstown

Mechanicsville

Summerhill

Edgewood

Avon Avenue

South Fulton County

Customers in these areas should boil water for 1 minute past a rolling boil before using it for cooking, drinking or brushing teeth. Infants, the elderly and those with immune deficiencies should be particularly careful.

If you experienced a loss of water at your address but your address is not within the area described, you are urged to follow these precautions.

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