Update: 10/20/16 - Officials with Herkimer County 911 have lifted the boil water advisory that was issued earlier this week for part of Herkimer and German Flatts.

Two separate water main breaks in the village of Herkimer have prompted local officials to issue a boil water advisory.

Officials say the affected areas include:

  • Reservoir Road to include Herkimer College and all dormitories
  • Upper Westwood Drive
  • Ridgewood Road in Herkimer
  • Manion Heights in German Flatts

Officials have not said how long they expect the advisory to remain in place.