Since August thirty first, a boil water advisory has been in place for purchasers of 5 public water systems serving components of Narragansett and South Kingstown (Suez Water; Narragansett-Point Judith; Narragansett-North End; South Kingstown-South Shore; South Kingstown-Middlebridge). There is no change to the advisory, and all customers ought to proceed to boil water until the advisory is lifted. The Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) has not seen an unusual amount of gastrointestinal illness ( the kind of illness related to E. coli) in Narragansett and South Kingstown.
“Staff at Rhode Island Department of Health, and throughout State government, have remained vigilant all through this process as a result of E. Coli may cause severe illness,” said Dr. Alexander-Scott. Quonochontaug East Beach Water Association collected a pattern from Well #1 on eleven/15/2018 that was optimistic for E.
The water system at the Whispering Pines Conference Center might be disinfected. Customers … Read More