All Brighton residents can drink tap water after a three-day boil order was dropped Saturday and water was fully restored to 18 homes on Sunday.
Brighton officials are still trying to figure out how E. coli got into the water system.
It could be Sunday before residents of Brighton are able to drink their water straight from the tap. That’s when the latest test results in the E.coli investigation will be ready.
The possible exposure to E.coli has forced health officials in Brighton to shut off water to an entire neighborhood until more testing can be completed.
The boil water order has been extended for Brighton until further notice.
Residents and businesses in Brighton are anxiously awaiting test results in an E. coli scare that has people boiling their water or drinking bottled water.
The city council in Brighton is starting a special meeting to discuss what it calls an emergency issue with its water service.
A lake in Loveland has reopened after an E. coli scare.
The Boulder Reservoir swim beach is back open after a two-day closure when tests revealed E. coli bacteria was in the water.
CBS4 Medical Editor Dr. Dave Hnida said the conditions on board the embattled Carnival Cruise ship that lost power and had passengers sleeping on the deck and using garbage bags instead of the toilets can be dangerous.