Chaffee boil-water order extended

Friday, August 29, 2008
Peg McNichol ~ pmcnichol@semissourian.com City of Chaffee employees and Missouri Department of Natural Resources personnel inspected the city's water supply Tuesday.

CHAFFEE, Mo. — The boil-water order for people using the municipal water supply in Chaffee has been extended through the holiday weekend, according to Jack Baker, environmental section chief of the Missouri Department of Natural Resources Poplar Bluff office.

He said reports from the city indicate there is still not enough chlorine in the city's water system to keep the water clean.

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