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:
Spring Valley Drive
Spring Valley Court
Gleenwood Drive SW
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.