Sunday December 16, 2018
SNc Channels:

Search
About Salem-News.com

 

May-31-2018 14:15printcomments

SALEM: Water Advisory for Vulnerable Populations remains in Effect Until Further Notice

News Release from City of Salem

Salem-News.com

(SALEM, Ore.) - Based on test results received today, the City of Salem will be maintaining the Vulnerable Population Water Advisory until further notice.

Tap water is safe for consumption for healthy children over the age of six and healthy adults. Further information regarding water distribution and assistance will be released shortly in a separate update.

Applies To:

  • Those under the age of six
  • People with compromised immune systems
  • People with pre-existing liver conditions
  • People receiving dialysis treatment, or other sensitive populations
  • Pregnant women or nursing mothers
  • Elderly
  • Pets

This advisory exists in the following locations: City of Salem, City of Turner, Suburban East Salem Water District, and Orchard Heights Water Association

The Advisory Does Not Apply To: Healthy individuals, the City of Keizer and/or private drinking water wells.

A press conference is taking place at 2:30 today at the Anderson Readiness Center in Salem. The purpose of the press conference is to inform the public of the Oregon National Guard water delivery plan, in coordination with the Oregon Office of Emergency Management and multiple agencies, to assist Marion county, following the drinking water contamination advisory.

More information will follow. Additional information has been posted on www.CityofSalem.net.

Source: City of Salem (Oregon)

_________________________________________




Comments Leave a comment on this story.
Name:

All comments and messages are approved by people and self promotional links or unacceptable comments are denied.


[Return to Top]
©2018 Salem-News.com. All opinions expressed in this article are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Salem-News.com.


Articles for May 30, 2018 | Articles for May 31, 2018 | Articles for June 1, 2018
googlec507860f6901db00.html
Support
Salem-News.com:

Sean Flynn was a photojournalist in Vietnam, taken captive in 1970 in Cambodia and never seen again.

Your customers are looking: Advertise on Salem-News.com!

Call 503-362-6858 to Order Ahead  or for Party Reservations!