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PCU Rescinds Boil Water Notice

Published on May 14, 2021

Bartow, Fla. (May 14, 2021) — Polk County Utilities has rescinded the PRECAUTIONARY BOIL WATER NOTICE that was issued on Wednesday due to a water main break. The break occurred in the Bailey Road, from Shepherd Road to Highway 60 area, that included Creekside, Willow Oak and Turner Road subdivisions within the Southwest Region Public Water System. This affected approximately 3,900 customers.

Clearance samples have been obtained and results received from the lab show no failures. The water supply has been completely cleared for use and we thank our customers for their patience.

For any questions or concerns regarding this notice, you contact Customer Service at (863) 298-4100 or Regional Water Plant Supervisor Ben Bushe at (863) 247-4078.