BARTOW, FL – A precautionary boiling water has been issued for residents of the Christina Lakes subdivision within the Southwest Region Public Water System. The notification affects about 204 customers.
"As a precaution, we recommend that all water users drink bottled water and / or boil the water in a rolling boil for at least one minute for cooking and cooking. drinking, "Polk County Utilities said Saturday afternoon.
Notice of boiling water was given following the loss of system pressure that occurred during the water refinement in the Christina Lakes subdivision. says. "Polk County Utility will issue a notice removing this precautionary measure when satisfactory results are confirmed."
Officials say it usually takes about 48 hours to achieve satisfactory results. Officials added that the area's water lines have been flush with caution.
For more information, contact customer service at (863) 298- 4100.