CITY OF PORT ORANGE
1000 CITY CENTER CIRCLE
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
March 10, 2014
Boil Water Notice Issued for Port Orange, Daytona Beach Shores (south of Thames Ave.), Wilbur-by-the-Sea and Ponce Inlet
Port Orange, FL – This afternoon around 1:20 p.m., the Port Orange Public Utilities Water Plant noticed a drop in water pressure levels and located the problem to a damage water line on Nova Road, south of Herbert Street.
An 18 inch water line was damaged at a construction site, which impacted the entire water system. A boil water notice has been issued for all of Port Orange, Daytona Beach Shores (south of Thames Ave.), Wilbur-by-the-Sea and Ponce Inlet. That includes Harbors Oaks and Allandale.
Residents are strongly encouraged to bring cooking or drinking water to a rolling boil for one (1) minute before use. Bottled water may be used as an alternative.
Currently, water pressure is restored. When testing has been completed, a rescinding notice will be released and normal water usage can resume.
For information, contact the Public Utilities Department at 386-506-5770.