Pongaroa boil water notice lifts
Tararua District Council would like to advise that the public notice for Pongaroa to boil water has now been lifted following three consecutive clear test results.
Tararua District Council would like to thank Pongaroa residents for their patience during this time and apologise for any inconvenience.
Public Health advises:
What you should do after the boil water notice is lifted?
• Run all your cold taps for a few minutes before using the water;
• Flush any appliances, eg. coffee machines that are connected to the water supply;
• Hot water cylinders and header tanks may need to be drained and refilled.
You may notice a strong chlorine smell in the water as it runs through.