Milton Residents Advised to Boil Water Before Drinking

An important health notice has been issued to residents living in Milton.

Halton Region's Medical Officer of Health has issued a Boil Water Advisory for a large area of Milton, owing to a watermain break in the area.

Residents are advised to use an alternate water supply or boil their water at a rolling boil for at least one minute before using it for:

  • Drinking
  • Gargling
  • Brushing teeth or rinsing their mouth
  • Making baby food or formula
  • Washing dishes
  • Washing fruits, vegetables and other food
  • Making any meals, drinks or ice

The advisory is in effect until further notice, and will be lifted once the water is confirmed to be safe for use.


UPDATE:

The advisory will remain in effect until at least Monday, December 10.

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