City of Portland Issues Boil Water Notice Impacting Lake Grove Water District - City of Lake Oswego Drinking Water Remains Safe

For Immediate Release
July 21, 2012

Contact:  Christine Kirk
Public Affairs Manager 503.635.0285

The City of Portland Issued a Boil Water Notice. In the Lake Oswego area, this notice impacts the Lake Grove Water District.  It does not impact residents getting water from the City of Lake Oswego.  Water provided by the City of Lake Oswego remains safe to drink as usual. 

For the City of Portland Water Bureau entire release please and needed information should you be impacted, please go to: .  The Portland Water Bureau issued a ‘Boil Water Notice’ on Saturday, July 21, 2012. Customers of the Portland Water Bureau west of the Willamette River are affected. Customers of Burlington Water District, Valley View Water District, Palatine Hills Water District, City of Tigard, Lake Grove Water District, and West Slope Water District are also affected. They ask that all water in those service areas be boiled per the instructions in their press release.  Here is a map of the affected area.

For more information about the impacted area, Frequently Asked Questions, or to learn when the water provided by the Portland Water Bureau to customers west of the Willamette River is safe to again drink without boiling, please refer to the City of Portland press release above.  To reach the City of Portland or have questions about this water notice, please contact the Portland Water Bureau at 503-823-7770.

Again, all water provided by the City of Lake Oswego to its customers continues to be safe.