Boil water advisory in effect for Trenton area

Residents of Trenton, Ewing and Lawrence are being advised to boil water before drinking it until further notice.Officials say the advisory was issued because Trenton's

TRENTON - Residents of Trenton, Ewing and Lawrence are being advised to boil water before drinking it until further notice.

Officials say the advisory was issued because Trenton's water plant is having problems treating water due to the high level of the Delaware River.

In a news release this afternoon, Mayor Tony Mack said, "Officials at Trenton Water Works are closely monitoring all changes of the water system, and continue to work tirelessly to restore service back to normal."

Critics blame the mayor for not having the proper personnel on hand to monitor the plant's operation.

Customers can contact Trenton Water Works for more information at (609) 989-3208.

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

VIDEO: Preview of PNC Art Center's summer shows 1 VIDEO: Preview of PNC Art Center's summer shows
Connor Mills is today's Scholar Athlete. 2 Scholar Athlete - Connor Mills
87-year-old Inge Goldstein poses with a sign she 3 Women's March event to be held in Pompton Plains
The Jewish community center in Edison was evacuated 4 JCC in Edison temporarily evacuated after bomb threat
5 New Jersey Sportscast, Jan. 18

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Features

It's good to know you have Walt Kane Kane in Your Corner

It's good to know you have Walt Kane in your corner.

News 12 takes a look at the hottest Tech Check

Eric Landskroner has a look at the latest gadgets and biggest stories in tech.

News 12 On the Scene

Check out these exclusive videos from New Jersey celebs!

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE