Boil water notice for Matlacha

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Boil water notice for Matlacha

By Andrew Murphy. CREATED Sep 11, 2013

MATLACHA - The Greater Pine Island Water Association has issued a precautionary boil water notice for all homes and businesses on Pine Island Road from Island Avenue west to the Sandy Hook Restaurant. 

This includes all streets off of Island Avenue, all streets off of May Street and all streets off of Matlacha Avenue.

There is a major line break near the Sandy Hook Bridge and it is anticipated the water will be off for several hours.

Residents are asked to boil drinking and cooking water for 1 minute prior to consumption or use bottled water. 

Two days of samples are required for clearance by the Health Dept. The day of anticipated clearance is Saturday.