Depew cancels boil advisory after E.coli testing, schools expected to back in session Monday

DEPEW, Okla. - Town officials cancel boil advisory after getting clear results from the Oklahoma Department of Environmental Equality Friday.

They said classes are expected to return to normal sessions Monday.

Residents in Depew were advised to boil drinking water after samples tested positive for contaminants.

A sample of drinking water tested positive for E. coli Thursday.

School was canceled Friday and a sign was posted on the post office door stating a voluntary boil advisory was in effect for the area until further notice.

The sign advised residents to boil their water for at least one minute before using it.

Depew is southwest of Sapulpa in Creek County.


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