The boil order for Illinois American Water customers in the Chillicothe area has been lifted, including for those in Woodland Heights.


The boil order for Illinois American Water customers in the Chillicothe area has been lifted, including those in Woodland Heights.

Water was shut off at 10 p.m. Saturday while the company made critical repairs to its San Koty water treatment plant, according to officials.

Customers along Illinois Route 29 in Peoria, north from Gardner Lane to Rome West Road — including the areas of Rome, Pinewood Estates, Galena Knolls, and Woodland Heights, were affected.

Water quality tests have confirmed the water meets all U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, (EPA), Safe Drinking Water Act standards and regulations.

Customers may call Illinois American Water’s 24-hour customer hotline at 1-800-422-2782 for more information.