Monday, September 13, 2010

Announcement from City: Precautionary Boil Water Notice

A precautionary boil water notice will be issued for the area served by the Lake Worth potable water distribution system described below. The reason for this notice is: Relocation and connection of 6 inch water main to a 12 inch water main. Water will be turned off from 8:00 AM to 11:00 AM_ on September 13th 2010. Therefore, as a precaution, the Utility is advising that all water used for drinking, cooking, making ice, brushing teeth, or washing dishes be boiled. A rolling boil of one minute is sufficient. This notice effects 51 customers and includes the following addresses: North A Street 202-218-230 North B Street 201-205-209-211-215-217-219-231.

This precautionary boil water notice will remain in effect for 72 hours until September 15th 2010. Residents will be notified if additional water samples need to be taken and if the City needs to extend this notice. Door hangers will be passed out

Should you have any questions please contact the Water Systems Department