Boil order issued for Elaine Street area

WEIRTON – A boil order was issued for residents and businesses in the Elaine Street area of Weirton Wednesday afternoon.

The Weirton Area Water Board issued the boil order following a line break in the 400 block of Elaine Street Wednesday morning.

Areas affected by the boil order include the entire 400 block of Elaine Street and the following businesses in the Weirton Shopping Plaza: Ted’s Pharmacy, Dragon Palace Restaurant, Shop ‘N Save, Plaza Theater, Tanning Suites, Fox’s Pizza, Rent-A-Center and Summit Physical Therapy.

Those affected by the order are advised by the Water Board to bring all water to a boil, let it boil for one minute and then let it cool before using. The board also advises the use of bottled water if possible.

This process should be used for all water for drinking, making ice, brushing teeth, washing dishes, bathing and food preparation until further notice, board officials stated.

For information, contact Chuck Tenaglio or Scott Klar at (304) 797-8566.