Cynthiana Residents Must Boil Water after Line Break

The city of Cynthiana is under a boil water advisory after a major water line break. Employees at the city's water plant noticed around 6:00pm Saturday the plant was quickly losing water.

Police, firefighters, and plant employees were all called out to search the city for the source of the leak. It was discovered two hours later in a 12 inch line behind a business.

Two million gallons of water were lost in that 2 hour time span. Residents reported not having any water pressure for hours Saturday.


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  • by Amber Location: Soard on Aug 24, 2008 at 06:44 PM
    With the county not having any water will the children have school tommorow
  • by Amanda Thomas Location: 3414 Ky.Hwy 1032 E. on Aug 24, 2008 at 06:34 PM
    Will there be school in Harrison County tommorow since there is no water in the county?????
  • by Teresa Location: Berry on Aug 24, 2008 at 06:17 PM
    i dont think its right they can call off school for a ballgame or other silly stuff, but when county residents do not have water they go right on. let some people go without water a few days then see if they have it we have been out of town cant do laundry or take showers i have a problem sending my kids to school like this
  • by susan Location: Berry on Aug 24, 2008 at 06:09 PM
    we still dont have water when will it return we live out on 1054 s will they cancel school? water towers need to fill back up .places need to be shut down so our water supply can build back up
  • by tammy knight Location: cynthiana,ky on Aug 24, 2008 at 01:40 PM
    during the water advisory will the children have school on monday since the tower behind the high school in empty.
  • by John on Aug 24, 2008 at 09:23 AM
    Lafferty Pike has no water. When will it return?

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