Akron has issued a boil alert for a small number of specific addresses in Coventry Township.
The city’s press release:
PRECAUTIONARY BOIL WATER ADVISORY
Limited Number of Properties Affected in Coventry Township
Coventry Township, Ohio (February 24, 2014) - Due to a water main break in Coventry Township, the Akron Water Department has issued a precautionary boil water advisory for Akron water customers between 2900 and 3011 Manchester Road, between 2974 to 2991 Cormany Road and a single resident on South Prior Road. This advisory includes the following specific locations:
• 2900 Manchester Road
• 2923 Manchester Road
• 2960 Manchester Road - All residents of Lakeside Mobile Home Park
• 3011 Manchester Road – AutoZone
• 2974 Cormany Road - American Legion Post #566
• 2981 Cormany Road
• 2991 Cormany Road
• 3037 South Prior Road
Only locations listed above are included in the advisory.
As a precaution, and in accordance with EPA regulations, customers are advised to boil their water until further notice. Water used for drinking or cooking should be brought to a full boil for a minimum of 2 minutes and returned to the proper temperature before use. This advisory will be in effect until further notice, but for a minimum of 24 hours.
This advisory is only in effect for these limited customers on Manchester Road, Cormany Road and South Prior Road.
Please refer to http://www.akronohio.gov/water or call the Akron Water Distribution Dispatch at 330-375-2420 for further updates.