Boil Water Advisory* Revised (5503-5635 South Sprinkle Road, South Section of Colonial Acres - 5347 East Deadwood Drive)
On April 23, 2022, a water main break occurred at the intersection of South Sprinkle Road and Winthrop Drive. It became necessary to depressurize a section of water main to complete the repair. Affected customers in the area are advised to boil their tap water for a minimum of one minute prior to use for drinking, brushing teeth or cooking.
This is a precautionary measure and all means of flushing and collecting bacteriological samples from the water main before the advisory is lifted will be followed. A news release will follow once the advisory is over.
For more information, please call the City of Portage Department of Transportation & Utilities at (269) 329-4422, Monday through Friday, 8 AM – 5 PM. For after hour questions, please call Veolia at (269) 324-9235.