West Columbia, SC (July 14, 2017, 4:45 PM) – The connection of new water lines on Rainbow Drive will require a disruption in service for City of West Columbia water customers on Monday, July 17, 2017, from 9 AM - 4 PM, and possibly Tuesday, July 18, 2017, from 9 AM – 4 PM, for the following addresses (see attached map):
All addresses on Morningdale Drive
All addresses on Dalewood Drive
All addresses on Bensmin Drive
All addresses on Shampy Street
2800 Block of Franklin Street
2800 Block of Kirkwood Drive
2800 Block of Wilton Road
2900 Block of Rainbow Drive
2900, 2902, 2903 Sandelwood Lane
A map of the affected area is attached to this news release. Once the water lines are relocated and water service is restored, water customers in this area and any water customers near this area who have lost water pressure are advised to vigorously boil their water for at least one (1) full minute prior to drinking or cooking. Also, any ice made from water that has not been boiled should not be used for drinking purposes.
Water customers may check the City of West Columbia website, at www.westcolumbiasc.gov, for updates on the boil water advisory.
Water customers may also contact customer service at City Hall between 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM, Monday through Friday at 803-791-1880. Emergencies occurring after hours and on weekends and holidays should be reported to the West Columbia Police Department at 803-794-0721.