Water main break results in boil water notice in Panama City Beach

PANAMA CITY BEACH, Fla. (PRESS RELEASE) - Due to a water main break, the City of Panama City Beach water supply line in the area from 7118 Beach Drive through 8424 Beach Drive and 4006 Ocean Street experienced a temporary loss in pressure on January 10, 2018.

If you are at this address, you may experience discolored water approximately 24 hours after your water service has been restored.

As a precaution,the City advises that all water used for drinking, cooking, making ice, brushing teeth, or washing of dishes be boiled. A rolling boil of one minute is sufficient. As an alternative, bottled water may be used.

This “Precautionary Boil Water Notice” will remain in effect until the problem has been corrected and a bacteriological survey shows that the water is safe to drink. The City will publicly issue a rescission lifting this “Precautionary Boil Water Notice” at that time.

If you have any questions you may contact the City of Panama City Beach Utilities Department at (850) 233-5100 from 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Monday through Friday or after hours and weekends at (850) 233-5050.