Okatie, SC – October 11, 2016 – Beaufort Jasper Water and Sewer Authority (BJWSA) and South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (SC DHEC) have announced that the water sample analysis indicates the water was not contaminated and is free from bacteria. The water is safe for human consumption, therefore the boil water advisory is now suspended for St. Helena, Coosaw, Secession (Gibbs), Cane , Cat, Distant, Warsaw and Vivian’s Islands as well as Point South.

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