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Posted on: October 5, 2018

October 5 Boil Water Update


Testing continues per the Virginia Department of Health protocols regarding the Boil Water Alert in southern Stafford County. Stafford County will send out an update on the status of the alert this afternoon. Depending on the status of test results, authorities hope to be in a position to lift the alert by early Saturday morning. Authorities greatly appreciate the public’s patience through this process of testing to ensure the public’s safety.

The Boil Water Alert for the affected areas in southern Stafford County is still in effect. Residents may visit Stafford’s website at to determine if their address falls in the affected area. Stafford County has provided an interactive map in which residents can input their address to see if they fall within the Boil Water Alert areas. Residents with questions may call the Utilities Department at (540) 658-8616. For more information on tips on boil water alerts, please visit the Virginia Department of Health website at


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