City issues boil water advisories

Herald Staff

March 19, 2014

HAZARD—Boil water advisories for multiple areas in Hazard and Perry County have been issued this week.

On Monday, March 17, the City of Hazard issued a boil water advisory for the stretch of highway from the junction of Kentucky Highway 15 and Kentucky Highway 80 to the AAA Mine Service Company on Highway 15, and for the area from the Daniel Boone Plaza in Hazard to Apple Ridge.

Another boil water advisory was issued on Wednesday for the area from the Kentucky River Regional Animal Shelter to the entirety of Highway 80, the entirety of Kentucky Highway 476, all of the Lost Creek, all of 16 Mile Creek, and all of Kentucky Highway 550.

The boil water advisories will remain in effect until the threat of contamination has been eliminated and appropriate samples have shown the water quality to be of acceptable standards.