The Mohawk Valley Water Authority has issued a boil water advisory for parts of East Utica and Frankfort following a water main break on Portal Road in Utica.

The boil water advisory is in effect for for the following areas:

  • Albany St. from Buckley Pool to Pond Ln.
  • South Park Dr. from 1435 to Welshbush Rd.
  • East Park Rd.
  • East Park Ct.
  • Parkview Dr.
  • Buckley Rd.
  • Hillside Rd.
  • Pinnacle Dr.
  • Portal Rd.
  • Proctor View Dr.
  • Floral Ct.
  • Floral Dr.
  • Rolling Hills Dr.
  • Wildwood Rdg.
  • Sun Flower Cir.

Residents in the affected areas should boil water for a minimum of 48 hours, or until tests show the water is free from contamination.During this time, the Water Authority advises those in affected areas to boil water for at least two minutes before using it for drinking or cooking.