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UPDATE: Boil Water Notice Lifted

ESTO, FL – February 1, 2024 – The Town of Esto is pleased to announce that the precautionary boil water notice, which was issued due to a loss of pressure at our water wells, has been lifted.

Following the resolution of the issue and testing conducted by Esto Water Works, all microbial samples taken from across the water system have tested negative for dangerous pathogens. As a result, the water is now safe for consumption and all normal water uses.

We appreciate the patience and cooperation of our residents and businesses during this time. Residents are no longer required to boil water before consumption or use. The water quality in Esto meets all regulatory standards, ensuring the safety and well-being of our community.

For further information contact Ben Tew, Esto Town Clerk at 850-263-6521 or email [email protected].

PREVIOUS: Precautionary Boil Water Notice Issued for Esto, Florida

ESTO, FL – January 22, 2024 – The town of Esto, Florida, is under a boil water notice following a loss of pressure at our water wells. The incident occurred because of a power outage during the night of Sunday, January 21, 2024.

As a precautionary measure, the town advises all residents and businesses to boil their water before consumption or use until further notice. This includes drinking, cooking, making ice, brushing teeth, and any other activity that involves the use of water.

The Esto Water Works has successfully resolved the issue, and water pressure has been fully restored to the town’s water system. However, as part of the standard protocol, microbial samples are being taken.

The boil water notice will be lifted once these samples have been tested and confirmed negative for dangerous pathogens. We understand the importance of having safe and clean water for our residents, and every effort is being made to expedite the testing process. The town of Esto appreciates the understanding and cooperation of its residents during this time. We are committed to ensuring the safety and well-being of our community.