Do not drink water advisory lifted in New Paltz

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The do not drink water advisory in New Paltz has been lifted.     

After a fuel line leaked heating oil into the water supply, SUNY New Paltz canceled classes for the entire week.

News 12 has been told recent samples taken by the health department show no detectable levels of petroleum compounds.

Residents are being told to flush their plumbing to remove any old water.

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