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The advisory includes North Valley Stream, Elmont, Franklin Square, Garden City, Stewart Manor, Floral Park and New Hyde Park.READ MORE: 1 Dead, 5 Police Officers Among 8 Injured In Suspected Gas Explosion At Bronx Home
The Water Authority is flushing out and disinfecting the system. They’ll have to do more testing before lifting the advisory.
Michael Tierney, superintendent at the Water Authority of Western Nassau County, told 1010 WINS the earliest the advisory could be lifted is late Friday or early Saturday.
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For more information, visit www.wawnc.org.