Based on a Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment (CDPHE) advisory, Lake Pueblo State Park, has issued a boil order for all faucets and drinking water sources in the park.
Lake Pueblo State Park staff routinely samples the water in the park for safety, sends the samples to... more »
Water service has been fully restored to residents in Rocky Ford, however a mandatory boil order is in place for at least the 24 to 48 hours. Rick Ritter, executive director of the Otero County Health Department says any time there is a break in a closed water system there... more »
The City Manager in Rocky Ford tells News First 5's David Ortiviz there will be a boil order in place when water is restored.
The city has been without water since Christmas Day when four water mains were broken.
Repairs should be complete this afternoon.
Residents should... more »
Residents in Oak Creek have been told to boil town water for drinking and cooking, after a leaking valve left the town without water for about four hours Saturday night.
Water service has been restored, but crews are chlorinating the system.
Oak Creek Fire Chief Chuck Wisecup told... more »
The water is now safe to drink in Cripple Creek Mountain Estates. After cleaning and testing, the boil order for customers of the Mountain Mutual Water Company in Teller County has been lifted.
E-coli is found in animal feces and can cause illness in humans. Somehow the bacteria found... more »
A mandatory boil order remains in effect for the Mountain Mutual Water Company in Teller County.
Test results received yesterday showed e-coli readings above safe levels.
Results today show safe levels. However, the boil order remains in effect as a precaution.
E-coli is found in animal feces... more »
Denver Water is advising customers within a roughly 1.5 square mile area in northwest Denver to boil their tap water before drinking it, after a contractor ruptured a 30-inch water main.
The water main break around 10:30 a.m. Thursday caused a loss of pressure, which can allow bacteria, viruses... more »
Florissant is under a water boil order for the next seven days.
An official with the water department there says that a pipe burst on Wednesday. There was so much water from the snow melt that crews had a hard time finding the leak. They finally found it yesterday.... more »