Water shutdown in Chinook starts Wednesday, boil-order to follow
Last updated 4/20/2021 at 11:42am
The city of Chinook will be shutting down residents’ water between 7 p.m. Wednesday and 9 a.m. Thursday in order to repair a defective waterline with the assistance of COP Construction, and is advising people that get water through the city to prepare accordingly.
After the water is turned back on, the city will be under a boil-order and people are asked not to use the water for drinking or cooking and some other activities without boiling it first.
A release about the shutdown said the reason for the boil order is because the depressurization necessary for these repairs to take place c...