Boil Water Alert; E. coli Found in Tapwater in Sunrise and Davie, Florida
Sunrise, Fla. -
Residents of Sunrise and parts of Davie that are on Sunrise water supply have been ordered to boil their water before using it to drink, bathe, cook or wash dishes. Routine sampling found E. coli in the water. Another round of tests by the health department are being done to confirm and determine if or when residents can stop boiling their water.
Officials recommend bringing your water to a full boil for 1 minute. Then you can put it in pitchers or containers for use later.