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For Immediate Release:
February 21, 2013
Media Contact:
Jennifer L. Messemer

Waterline break in Miami Lakes causes localized boil water order

(MIAMI, February 21, 2013) – Residents are being advised to avoid the area of Northwest 64 Avenue and Miami Lakeway N in the Town of Miami Lakes. During preventative maintenance on a fire hydrant, a water pipe ruptured. Miami-Dade Water and Sewer Department crews are on site to make repairs.

A localized boil water order is being issued for two nearby multi-family apartment buildings.

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