For Immediate Release
July 10, 2007

KDHE Office of Communications, 785-296-0461

MEDIA ADVISORY: Boil Water Advisory for the City of Dearing Rescinded

The Kansas Department of Health and Environment (KDHE) has rescinded the boil water advisory for the City of Dearing. The advisory was issued on July 3 due to recent flooding.

Repairs to the water system have been completed and service has been restored. Laboratory testing indicates no evidence of contamination, and all other conditions that place the system at risk of contamination are deemed by KDHE officials to be resolved.