Boil water warning in Fort Lauderdale.
Fort Lauderdale, Florida – Residents are urged to boil their water in downtown Fort Lauderdale due to a water main break. The advisory urges these residents to boil all water that for drinking, brushing teeth or other common household tasks.
The broken main is located on Broward Blvd. between Southwest Third Avenue and Southwest Fifth Avenue, and happened on Sunday afternoon.
Crews are working to repair the water main as quickly as possible officials stated.
The boil water advisory is in effect for the area by Northwest Fourth Street, West Las Olas Boulevard, Northwest Seventh Avenue, and Southwest Second Avenue.
Officials recommend boiling water for at least 1 minute to prevent against harmful bacteria.