Water boil advisory issued for Ishpeming residents

A water boil advisory has been issued for City of Ishpeming residents who live on Ready Street east of Seventh Street, all of Marquette Street, and lower Davis Street.

The City of Ishpeming Department of Public Works repaired a water main leak overnight on Marquette Street just south of Ready Street. Those customers affected are being advised to boil any water intended for human consumption for several minutes.

Customers may see some discolored water and may need to flush their plumbing system for several minutes to get rid of the discolored water.

The water boil advisory is in effect for a minimum of 48 hours to customers in the affected area. The advisory should be lifted no later than 12:00 noon on Saturday, January 5th.