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October 25, 2013

Threat shuts off water

Customers of Hollidaysbur Water Supply System asked not to consume water

ALTOONA — HOLLIDAYSBURG – The Altoona Water Authority is recommending that customers of the Hollidaysburg Water supply system not consume the water due to a vague threat that has been received.

The water authority was conducting field test and laboratory test of water Friday.

The affected areas are Hollidaysburg, Freedom and Blair townships and customers in the Foot of Ten and William Penn Highway areas. Duncansville water customers are not affected.

The notice will be effect until 8 p.m. Sunday unless rescinded earlier,


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