News / 

Springville boil advisory lifted, water safe for consumption, officials say

Springville boil advisory lifted, water safe for consumption, officials say

(Springville City)


1 photo

Estimated read time: Less than a minute

This archived news story is available only for your personal, non-commercial use. Information in the story may be outdated or superseded by additional information. Reading or replaying the story in its archived form does not constitute a republication of the story.

SPRINGVILLE — A boil advisory issued on Friday for most of western Springville was lifted Saturday following state testing.

The order was placed after one of the city’s water tanks was vandalized and found with golf balls inside.

According to city officials, it appears any contamination was minimal since all water is disinfected with chlorine. Test results from a state-approved testing lab showed no harmful contamination.

The issue was discovered Friday morning and the tank was isolated soon after.

"All current evidence indicates that the water yesterday did, and still does meet State drinking water standards. Based on the test results received, the drinking water is safe for human consumption," read a city statement on Saturday.

Anyone with information on the vandalism is asked to contact Springville police at 801-489-9421.

Photos

Most recent News stories

Related topics

Utah
Lauren Bennett is a reporter with KSL.com who covers Utah’s religious community and the growing tech sector in the Beehive State.
Jen Riess is the weekend and evening content producer for KSL.com. She also covers breaking news and in her free time loves being with her dogs and cheering on the Cleveland Browns.

SIGN UP FOR THE KSL.COM NEWSLETTER

Catch up on the top news and features from KSL.com, sent weekly.
By subscribing, you acknowledge and agree to KSL.com's Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

KSL Weather Forecast