Water main break and “boil water” notice

Jason Rickards reported to Historic City News that a Precautionary Boil Water Notice has been issued to include the Sawgrass community and all associated sub-developments east of State Road A1A in Ponte Vedra Beach.

The St. Johns County Utility Department has reported a water main break impacting at least 500 homes. Water supplies will likely be interrupted throughout the night and into Friday morning.

The updated list of streets impacted in the area include, but are not limited to, the following:

Birkdale Lane
Carriage Lane
Club View Court
Country Club Boulevard
Cove Road
Deer Run Drive
Deer Run Drive South
Deer Run Lane
Fishermans Cove Road
Golf Club Drive
Greenside Court
Harbor Club Drive
Lake Julia Drive North and South
Lake Kathryn Drive
Lighthouse Bend Drive
Lighthouse Cove Place
Little Bay Harbor Drive
Longboat Court North
Longboat Court South
Marsh Lake Place
Northgate Drive
Old Barn Court
Old Barn Road east and West
Osprey Court
Osprey Point
Portsmouth Court
Preston Trail East
Preston Trail West
Quail Pointe Court
Quail Pointe Drive
Sanpiper Cove
Sanpiper Court
Sawgrass Corners Drive
Sawgrass Drive
Sawgrass Drive East
Sea Island Drive
Sea Island Lake Court
South Hampton Court
South Nine Drive
South Nine Lake Circle
Spyglass Lande
Sunngale Drive
Tifton Way
Tifton Way South
Troon Terrace
Village Walk Circle
Village Walk Drive
Village Walk Lane
Walkers Ridge Drive
Walkers Ridge Court
Willow Pond Lane

Under this Precautionary Boil Water Notice, all water used for drinking, cooking, making ice, brushing teeth or washing dishes should be boiled. A rolling boil of one minute is sufficient. As an alternative bottled water may be used.

The Precautionary Boil Water Notice will remain in effect until bacteriological surveys show that the water is safe to drink and a retraction notice is posted, which is typically a minimum of two days.

Citizens may call (904) 209-2731 for updated information.

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