Drinking water is now safe in areas where the advisory was issued

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There was been a water main break so residents were urged to boil water before drinking.  The boil water advisory was issued on Sunday, August 21st for Winchell Avenue, between Tipperary Road and Oakland Drive.

The threat of contaminated water has been lifted, according to mlive:

After four samples were taken within the affected area, the Kalamazoo County Health and Community Services Department verified that water is safe to drink-mlive