BOIL WATER ADVISORY
According to water plant officials, the break has been isolated and city crews are currently working to repair the broken line and return service to residents within the next 72 hours.
Residents are advised to boil water for one minute and let it cool before drinking it or using it for making ice, brushing teeth, washing dishes, and food preparation until further novice.
The water currently being distributed to this area may contain harmful microbes which could cause nausea, diarrhea, cramps, headaches and other symptoms, posing an increased health risk for infants, elderly residents, and those with compromised immune systems.
Those who experience persistent symptoms should seek medical advice.
For more information individuals can contact the city of Troy at 237-0319 or the Rensselaer County Department of Health at 270-2632.