Boil Order declared in Nashville after water main break

A number of Nashville residents and businesses are dealing with water issues after a water main break at Hawthorne and Willow Streets. Nashville Utilities says that a Boil Order has been issued for the following areas:

51 State Road 46 East to 551 State Road 46 East;
30 Hawthorne Drive to 200 Hawthorne Drive;
51 East Chestnut Street to 55 East Chestnut Street;
51 West Chestnut Street to 75 West Chestnut Street;
72 West Willow Street to 107 West Willow Street

A spokesperson with the utility says that residents and businesses in these affected areas should boil all cooking and drinking water prior to consumption. The order is scheduled to expire at 4 p.m. Wednesday.

If you are a customer of Nashville Utilities and have questions about this order, or your water service in general, you should call their office at (812) 988-5526.