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Boil Water Notice lifted
The boil water notice has been lifted for Cayman Circle and Bonaire Place.  City staff will be posting affected homes with the rescinsion notice Thursday, June 23, 2016.

The water valve has been repaired in the Cayman Circle and Bonaire Place area.  A boil water notice has been issued for this area only and posted on the doors of the affected homes.  Once the notice has been lifted a rescinsion

  As a precaution to these residents we advise that all water used for drinking, cooking, making ice, brushing teeth, or washing dishes be boiled.  A rolling boil of one minute is sufficient.  As an alternative bottled water may be used.

Water may also be sanitized by a bleach dilute solution of one tablespoon belach per gallon.

This “PRECAUTIONARY BOIL WATER NOTICE” will remain in effect until the problem has been corrected and a bacteriological survey shows that the water is safe to drink.

IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS YOU MAY CONTACT VAUGHAN NILSON,
CITY OF UMATILLA AT (352) 502-9802.



Frequently Asked Questions

Q: What is a Boil Water Notice?

A: Boil Water Notice is a recommendation made to residents in a place to only drink tap water if it has been boiled for at least one minute. This recommendation is made by the city to protect the health of its residents.

Q: When is a Boil Water Notice issued?

A: The city issues Boil Water Advisories when there is a risk of contamination in the water supply.

Q: What can I drink during a Boil Water Notice?

A: You can drink tap water if it has been boiled for one minute. Cool and store all boiled water in a covered container. If you do not wish to boil your water, you may choose to buy commercially packaged water for drinking.

Q: How will I know when the Boil Water Notice has been lifted?

A: The city will notify the residents of the affected area when the water is safe to drink without boiling, usually within 48 hours.



 
 
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City of Umatilla, 1 South Central Ave, PO Box 2286, Umatilla FL 32784
Phone: (352) 669-3125   Fax: (352) 669-8313