A boil water advisory was scheduled to go into effect at 6:00 p.m. on Monday, November 25th, for all customers of the Monticello Utility Commission in Wayne County.
All customers should boil tap water to be used for cooking or drinking at least three minutes until further notice.
In anticipation of the advisory, the Wayne County School's boiled all water that's being used to prepare Tuesday food in school cafeterias.
The district also stored fresh water, prepped ice and bought a lot of bottled water to meet the demand, according to a statement released Monday by the school system.
All school water fountains will be shut off, beginning Tuesday, according to the school district.