Monthly Archive for: ‘April, 2014’


05/01/14 Boil Order

Otter Lake Water Commission will be performing maintenance on their water system on 05/01/14. It is not anticipated that City of Auburn water customers will notice a loss of water during the maintenance; however, we are issuing a precautionary boil order for the following residences until further notice.

On Kennedy Road from Edgewood Drive to Chizmar Road (Lifted 5/3/14)
All areas south of town from Edgewood Drive to Chizmar Road (Lifted 5/3/14)

A boil order means that residents in the affected area are advised to boil their water for three (3) to five (5) minutes prior to drinking or cooking with it. This is a precautionary measure for residents’ protection.


2013 Water Quality Report

The Annual Water Quality Report for the period of January 1 to December 31, 2013 is now available. This report is intended to provide you with important information about your drinking water and the efforts made by the water system to provide safe drinking water. The source of drinking water used by Auburn is purchased surface water from Otter Lake Water Commission.

Download the 2013 Water Quality Report

Hydrant Flushing

The City of Auburn will be flushing hydrants east of the railroad tracks April 14th – 18th. Hydrants west of the railroad tracks will be flushed April 21st – 25th. Hydrant flushing will occur from 7:30 A.M. – Noon on these days. Customers may experience cloudy/discolored water during this time period and are advised not to do laundry during these hours. We apologize for any inconvenience to customers during this period.