Kimberly Neighborhood Advised of Future Boil Order
KIMBERLY, Idaho (KLIX)-Residents in parts of Kimberly will need to plan on a water shut off and boil order next week (August 8).The City of Kimberly issued a notice to citizens living between Oak Street and Ash Street between Center Street and the rail road tracks that the water will be shut off on August 8, from about 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. The city said it will require people living in those impacted areas to boil their water for a 72 hour period, or two days, once it comes back on, or until instructed by the city it's ok. The Kimberly City Works Department can answer any questions regarding the shut down 208-423-4151. According to the Centers for Disease Control, people should use bottled water for drinking or cooking during a boil order. If bottled water is not available people should boil their tap water for a full minute before consuming. The CDC also reminds people not to use filtered water connected to their tap water system, such as the ice maker.