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 ought to refer to the discover supplied by the water system for additional instructions and knowledge relating to the disinfection of the water strains.
This properly has been turned off until it may be inspected and disinfected and bacteria samples come again absent. Well #2, which is absent of bacteria, will provide the water system. Residents ought to check with the notice offered by the water system for further instructions and information regarding the disinfection of the water strains. The survey, which is run each two years, is implemented through anonymous questionnaires in Rhode Island public faculties. These most up-to-date data have been collected from January 2017 to May 2017.
The boil discover will not be lifted till disinfection occurs, a bacteria pattern is absent, and these actions are permitted by the Rhode Island Department of Health. People with questions should contact Maria DiSano at or by mail at Carlotti Admin Building, Kingston, RI 02881. The water system at Trinity Lutheran Pre-School shall be disinfected.
- Customers should refer to the notice supplied by the water system for additional instructions and data referring to the disinfection of the water lines.
- The water system at the Whispering Pines Conference Center might be disinfected.
- People with questions should contact Maria DiSano at or by mail at Carlotti Admin Building, Kingston, RI 02881.
The water system at North Scituate Elementary School might be disinfected. The water system at South County Business Park will be disinfected. The water system at Border Hill Mobile Home Park will be disinfected.
The water system at Sunset Cove Recreation Area shall be disinfected. The water system at Chimera Inc. (Davis Mobile Home Park) might be disinfected. People with questions ought to contact Anthony or Maggie Salvatore at .
The station collected a routine coliform bacteria sample on 10/22 that was positive for E. Two of four repeat samples collected on 10/24 had been optimistic for whole coliform micro organism.
The Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) shall be inspecting the water system on Monday 10/29. (The three days of sampling does not begin till after disinfection, flushing, and any other corrective action is completed.).