E.coli alert canceled for East Slope Water customers - Tucson News Now

E.coli alert canceled for East Slope Water customers

TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) - Water in one Sierra Vista neighborhood is once again safe to drink, according to a release from Cochise Health and Social Services officials. 

An earlier alert had been sent out by CHSS about water from the East Slope Water Company possibly being contaminated by E.coli. Officials with the East Slope Company are saying water quality tests have come back negative for E.coli and is deemed safe for use.  

CHSS officials have said they will continue to track reported gastrointestinal illnesses in the affected neighborhood, though there have been no new reported cases.  

The East Slope Water Company is currently in the process of letting its customers know the boil order has been lifted and the water is once again safe to use.  

For more information please contact the East Slope Water Company at (520) 623-5172.

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