Fort Lauderdale issues boil water notice during water main repairs

Repairs expected to be finished Thursday morning


FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. – The city of Fort Lauderdale issued a boil water notice Wednesday night during scheduled repairs to a water main on Sunrise Boulevard near the Gateway Theater.

The repairs started at 9 p.m. Residents and businesses were notified in advance of the repairs and precautionary boil water notice. Crews will work through the night and plan to have water restored on Thursday morning.

Here are the boundaries of the notice:

West: NE 17th Way
South: NE 9th Street and NE 9th Place
East: Middle River
North: NE 11th Street

Residents are advised to boil all water before using it to drink, cook, freeze, brush teeth or wash dishes. The notice will remain in effect until bacteriological surveys show that the water is safe to drink.

Anyone with questions should call Fort Lauderdale Customer Service at 954-828-8000.