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Test Results Revealed For Augusta Water Samples


The Augusta Utilities Department and Augusta-Richmond County Emergency Management Agency (EMA) have received results from the first round of…

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Frequently Asked Questions About Boil Water Advisories

Click for a list of questions and answers about boil water advisories to help you, your family, and friends.

Some Restaurants Able to Stay Open Through Boil Water Advisory

Augusta, GA (WJBF) — McDonald’s is only serving apple juice, milk and bottled water. Zaxbys has a sign on its doors. Chick-fil-A is empty. S…

Richmond Co Schools Closed - Wednesday February 10th

Parents Share Concerns About How Richmond County School Closure Went Down

Richmond County parents feel the Richmond County School System district could have done a better job informing them about a Boil Water Advis…

Photo of WJBF News Channel 6's George Eskola (left) and Augusta Commissioner Bill Lockett.

Augusta Commissioner Critical Of How Public Was Notified Of Boil Water Advisory

An Augusta Commissioner is critical of the city’s handling of notifying the public about a Boil Water Advisory.

Photo taken at the Highland Avenue Water Treatment Plant in Augusta, Georgia.

4 Minute Spike At Water Plant Reason For Boil Water Advisory

Turbidity is cloudy water and it caused the state to issue a Boil Water Advisory for around 90,000 Augustans and people at Fort Gordon, but …

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CSRA Stores Working To Keep Up With Bottled Water Demand Due To Boil Water Advisory

Augusta residents are continuing to stock up on water, leaving stores scrambling to keep it on the shelves.

Photo of a water jug being filled at Flowing Wells Spring on Wrightsboro Road in Augusta, Georgia.

Flowing Wells Spring Proving Popular During Boil Water Advisory

A popular place in Augusta to get free fresh water from “Mother Nature” is once again proving to be popular, especially during the current B…

Map graphic showing the areas affected by a Boil Water Advisory issued for Fort Gordon and most of Augusta, Georgia. (Courtesy: Augusta, GA government website)

Interactive Map Created For Augusta, Fort Gordon Boil Water Advisory

Click for information on an interactive map that lets users search for their address and determine if they are located in the area affected …

Map graphic showing the areas affected by a Boil Water Advisory issued for Fort Gordon and most of Augusta, Georgia. (Courtesy: Augusta, GA government website)

Augusta Mayor Hardie Davis Issues Statement Regarding Boil Water Advisory

Augusta Mayor Hardie Davis, Jr. has issued a statement following a Boil Water Advisory that was issued Tuesday for most of Augusta, Georgia …

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University Hospital Under Boil Water Advisory

University Hospital has released information on how the area Boil Water Advisory has affected its facilities.

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Health Officials Urging Restaurants In Boil Water Advisory Area to Remain Closed

The Richmond County Health Department, along with Augusta leaders, are asking all restaurants in the area affected by the boil water advisor…

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Schools, Hospitals, Restaurants and Fort Gordon Impacted by Richmond County Boil Water Advisory


Click for the latest list of schools, medical centers, and businesses that are closing on Thursday, February 11th in Richmond County due to …

Richmond Co Schools Closed - Wednesday February 10th

Richmond County Schools Closed Wednesday Due To Boil Water Advisory

The Richmond County School System is closed Wednesday due to a Boil Water Advisory that was issued Tuesday.

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Augusta Utilities Director Talks Boil Water Advisory Specifics

Augusta Utilities is issuing a warning to many Augusta residents about cloudy water. WJBF News Channel 6’s Margaret-Ann Carter explains.