Multiple water advisories issued after several main water breaks

Several residents in North Augusta, Aiken,  Edgefield, and Ridge Spring have received a water...
Several residents in North Augusta, Aiken, Edgefield, and Ridge Spring have received a water advisory.(WRDW)
Published: Jan. 17, 2022 at 4:11 PM EST
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AUGUSTA, Ga. (WRDW/WAGT) - Water advisories have been sent out to multiple residents in North Augusta, Aiken, Edgefield, and Ridge Spring.

North Augusta

According to the city of North Augusta, utility crews are currently working to repair a water main break along Belvedere Clearwater Road.

Water service may be temporarily interrupted along Belair Court for several hours.

Residents with any questions or concerns call 803-441-4240.

Aiken County

New Ellenton Commission of Public Works on Wednesday lifted a boil advisory it had issued earlier for Aiken County customers.

It was due to a main line break on Whiskey Road at Widener Road and affected:

  • Whiskey Road from Cooley Street to Old Whiskey Road
  • Hill Road
  • Misty Oak Lane
  • Dry Branch Road
  • Graylyn Lakes
  • Graylyn Meadows
  • Graylyn Farms
  • Chime Bell Church Road
  • Anderson Pond Road

Ridge Spring

According to the Ridge Spring Town Hall Clerk, Ridge Spring in Saluda County is under a boil advisory for 24 hours.

The roads affected by the outage are:

  • Hazzard Circle
  • Hickson Street
  • Merritt Avenue
  • ML King Avenue
  • Quattlebaum Avenue
  • Pecan Groove Road
  • Spring Street
  • Williams Street


The Edgefield County Water and Sewer Authority is advising a boil water advisory.

The ECWSA experienced a main line water leak on Dietrich Lane. Water service has been restored to all locations except a portion of Dietrich Lane.

According to officials, vigorously boil water for at least one full minute before drinking or cooking until otherwise notified by the Edgefield Co. Water & Sewer Authority.

The areas affected by the outage are:

  • Bergan Place
  • Dietrich Lane
  • Journey Run
  • Otto Run
  • Durts Drive
  • Gustav Court
  • Gerhard Ridge
  • Langfuhr Way
  • Bridle Path Road
  • Macklin Lane
  • Longstreet Crossing
  • Cooper Mill Road
  • Claridge Street
  • Blair Drive
  • Bowdin Court
  • Kenilworth Drive
  • Bonhil Street
  • Conner Street
  • Preston Court
  • Adams Branch Road
  • Lines Bar Drive
  • Adamsville Spring Road
  • Stave Court
  • Woodstone Way
  • Oakbrook Drive
  • Rippling Creek Lane

Residents with any questions concerning this notice, contact ECWSA at (803) 637-3011.

Notices will be issued once consumption is confirmed as safe.

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