Flash Flood Watch in effect today

Water restored to the Village of Atkinson, boil order in effect

Update: Water has been restored to the Village of Atkinson.  A boil order was in effect through Friday at 1 p.m. at the earliest.


ATKINSON, Illinois — The village of Atkinson is without water after a water main break on Jan. 31.

The whole village’s water is shut off, the village clerk said.

Atkinson is a village of nearly 1,000 people according to the last census. It’s located between Geneseo and Anawan.

This is an ongoing story and will be updated when more information is available.

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