AKRON, OH (WOIO) - At approximately 9:45 AM this morning during the emergency repair of a 24" force main, an unexpected loss of water supply occurred in portions of the City of Hudson and portions of Twinsburg Township. The water supply has since been corrected and service has been restored.
As a precaution, and in accordance with EPA regulations, those customers who experienced the loss of water supply have been placed on a precautionary boil water advisory. Those customers include most Akron water customers who reside in the City of Hudson and Twinsburg Township.
The advisory does not include and is not necessary for those customers in Hudson who reside on the following streets: Corporate Drive, Hudson Drive, Sapphire Drive, Norton Road, Weston Drive, Longfellow Lane, Deacon Court, Hemingway Court, Alsace Court, Westchester Court, Duffield Drive, Bristol Court, Brooklands Drive, Brafferton Avenue, Humelsine Drive, Cottager Drive, Young Road, Georgetown Road and the Trails of Hudson housing community.
Also excluded are only customers residing on Darrow Road south of Terex Road.
To ensure customers' safety, please boil your drinking water for a minimum of two minutes. This alert will continue for a minimum of 24 hours, and will only expire upon further notice.