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UPDATE:  01/31/18 3:15 P.M.

The water valve has been repaired.  There is NO boil water advisory in effect.  If your water is cloudy, please run the cold tap.  If your water does not clear within 50 minutes, please contact the Shepherdstown Water Department at 304-876-2394.


This is a public service message from the Shepherdstown Water Department.  A water valve leak has been discovered at the intersection of Princess and New Street.  The Public Works Department is currently attempting to repair the valve. Customers in the east end of town beginning with Princess Street and going eastward may experience an interruption in water service. This includes Princess Street, Mill Street, Ray Street, College Street, Washington Street, Mill Street, German Street, High Street,  Ridge Valley Court and Route 230. Once your water service is restored, a boil water advisory will be in effect.  Boil water for three minutes before consuming.  The advisory will be in effect until further notice.  Updates will be provided as they are received and will be posted on our website at and our Facebook page. Please call 3 0 4 - 8 7 6 - 2 3 9 4 with any questions you may have.  Thank you.