HIALEAH (CBSMiami) – Some Hialeah residents are asked to boil their water as a precaution Monday.READ MORE: PlanetWatch: Miami Chosen As 1st Major US Location For New Air Quality Monitoring Network
An advisory has been issued for the areas between West 1st Ave. and East 6th Ave, between East 9th St. and SE 2nd St. and Okeechobee Rd.
The City of Hialeah Department of Public Works will be repairing a water distribution system valve, which are expected to be completed by Thursday.READ MORE: Hollywood Family Lights ‘Greater & Bigger’ Display After Thief Steals Their 6-Foot Metal Menorah
As a precaution, the City advises residents in the affected areas should boil all water used for drinking, cooking, making ice, brushing teeth, or washing dishes.
The precautionary boil water advisory will remain in effect until bacteriological survey shows that the water is safe to drink, the City said.MORE NEWS: Dale Holness Files Lawsuit Seeking To Overturn Sheila Cherfilus-McCormick's Razor-Thin Win
Any questions contact the city’s Department of Water and Sewer at 305-556-3800.