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New Hanover County Water Advisory

By Catherine M. Welch

Wilmington, NC – New Hanover County officials are urging some residents to boil their water before drinking it.

Friday morning's strong winds caused a power outage that impacted water pressure in the Monterey Heights water system. The county says water quality testing takes about a day.

The county is urging residents in these following areas to boil their water before drinking it:

Monterey Heights subdivision

Masonboro Commons Shopping Center

Winds Ridge subdivision

Veteran's Park Complex

Ashley High School

Murray Middle School

Anderson Elementary School

Veteran's Park Commons

Heritage Woods subdivision