Drinking water advisory
As of July 3, 2018, the drinking water advisory is no longer in effect. Salem's drinking water is safe for all populations. If you have ice made with tap water prior to June 22, it is recommended that you dispose of that ice. Please see below for food service and retail food establishment recommendations.
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Food service and retail food establishments
Businesses can operate as normal. There is no need to flush water systems in your businesses. If you have ice made with tap water prior to June 22, you must post a notice in prominent locations where customers have access to ice. For a complete copy of the City of Salem drinking water advisory and updated information, including daily test results, visit the City of Salem website.