Boil Water Order Lifted in Village of Glasford

Glasford, Ill. (December 29, 2022) — Illinois American Water has lifted the boil water order for its customers in the Village of Glasford. Testing confirms the water meets all quality standards and is safe to drink. The boil order was issued Wednesday after Illinois American Water completed a critical project in the Village of Glasford’s water distribution system.

A boil water order was issued in accordance with Illinois Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) regulations. Anytime water pressure drops below 20 pounds per square inch in any part of a community’s distribution system, a boil water order must be issued as a precaution to protect customers.

Illinois American Water, a subsidiary of American Water (NYSE: AWK), is the largest investor-owned water utility in the state, providing high-quality and reliable water and wastewater services to approximately 1.3 million people. American Water also operates a quality control and research laboratory in Belleville. For more information, visit and follow Illinois American Water on Twitter and Facebook.


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