MIAMI (CBSMiami) – The City of Fort Lauderdale is issuing a precautionary boil water notice for an area within the city.

The notice was issued so that crews could complete emergency repairs to a 6” water main in the 2700 block of NE 32nd Avenue.

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City officials say the notice will remain in effect until bacteriological surveys show that water is safe to drink.

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Residents should boil water used for drinking, cooking, making ice, brushing teeth, or washing dishes.

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Anyone with questions about the order is invited to visit the City of Fort Lauderdale website or contact the City’s 24-Hour Neighbor Call Center at 954-828-8000.