06 JUN 2021
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

7:00 AM Update June 17: Boil Water Advisory has been lifted

5:00 PM Update: Water service has been restored and a boil water advisory is in effect for approximately 24 hours.

AIKEN, SC – The City of Aiken Engineering & Utilities Department scheduled maintenance today, 6/15/21. During the replacement of a fire hydrant, crews detected several unexpected issues and had to interrupt water service to the Huckleberry Farms Neighborhood and a portion of the Gem Lakes Neighborhood to address the issue.

There are approximately 160 homes affected at this time.

The following streets are currently without water:

Huckleberry Drive
Huckleberry Court
Elmwood Drive
Spring Valley Drive
Spring Valley Court
Honeysuckle Court
Gleenwood Drive SW
Springwood Drive
Branchwater Lane
Plantation Drive

Crews are working to resolve the matter as quickly as possible. Once service is restored and samples are taken, a boil water advisory will be in effect for the impacted residents.