Water boil order issued for Preston Heights area

originally posted on July 6, 2016


JOLIET – The Southeast Sanitary District has issued a 48-hour boil order for the Preston Heights area and all the surrounding areas.

The water boil order is due to a water main break, according to a news release issued Wednesday morning by the district.

Anyone with questions is asked to call the Southeast Joliet Sanitary District at 815-722-7875.

A boil-water advisory is a public health announcement that the public should boil tap water before drinking it, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Tab water should be brought to a rolling boil for 3 to 5 minutes before being used, according to health officials, or bottled water should be used.

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