Water Main Break Leads to Boil Water Advisory for Portions of Norristown and Plymouth Township

Pennsylvania American Water has issued a boil water advisory for portions of Norristown and Plymouth Township due to a main break. The company reports that crews are working to repair the break and restore service.

The impacted area is shown on the above map.

When service is restored, water should be boiled for a minimum of one minute before consumption and food preparation until further notice.

To ease this inconvenience, water tankers will be available beginning at noon at Curren Terrace Apartments at 1101 New Hope Street in Norristown and via hydrant connection at the intersection of East Roberts Street and Calamia Drive in Norristown. Customers are asked to bring their own containers to fill.

For more information and a map of the affected area, visit www.pennsylvaniaamwater.com, and select Alert Notifications, or contact Pennsylvania American Water at 1.800.565.7292.