Suffolk County Water Authority issues boil water advisory for Ocean Bay Park, Point O Woods
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Suffolk County Water Authority for Finding of E. coli
Customers may get additional information by logging on to the Suffolk County Water Authority web site at www.scwa.com and by calling their Customer Service representatives at (631) 665-0663.
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The Suffolk County Water Authority says it has detected E. coli in some of the water supply on Fire Island.
The authority has issued a drinking-water warning and boil water advisory for Ocean Bay Park and Point O' Woods. Officials say people should use bottled water for brushing teeth and washing their dishes. The SCWA says water should be boiled for at least a minute before it is used.