DUNCANNON, Pa. (WHTM) — The borough of Duncannon in Perry County has declared a public water supply emergency until further notice.
While the emergency is in effect, it is unlawful for any person to use the public water supply for non-essential uses.
Non-essential uses include watering of lawns and gardens, washing of vehicles or trailers, washing of outdoor surfaces, filling of pools, or the operation of fire hydrants under non-emergency conditions.
Penalties for violation include fines ranging from $100 to $1000, and or physical restriction of water service to the violator.
Community members are also asked to evaluate personal and business water usage and take all possible steps to reduce.