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Water Service Interruption: Colonade Circle...Click Here

Current Status: Alert Active
Tuesday, February 2, 2016
03:39 pm CST

Update

February 3, 2016- This work has been rescheduled to Friday, February 5, 2016, due to inclement weather conditions.

 

Weather permitting; water service will be temporarily interrupted to residents on Colonade Circle on February 3, from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., as ECUA crews work to repair a water main.   Residents were notified via door hangers.

For more information, customers may contact ECUA Customer Service at (850) 476-0480 for assistance.

 

Sanitary Sewer Overflow: 7150 Plantation Road...Click Here

Current Status: Alert Cancelled
Thursday, January 28, 2016
11:10 am CST

A Sanitary Sewer Overflow (SSO) occurred on January 27, near 2550 E. Burgess Rd. after a contractor working in the area broke a 4-inch sewer main.  The overflow was estimated at 1000 gallons, 800 of which were recovered by vacuum truck and transported to the ECUA's Central Water Reclamation Facility (CWRF) for proper disposal and treatment.

ECUA crews cleared the blockage and the overflow area was then cleaned and disinfected with a biocide agent that abated any contamination concerns, per State protocol. The Escambia County Health Department and the Florida Department of Environmental Protection were notified.

For more information, customers may contact ECUA Customer Service at (850) 476-0480 for assistance.

 

Sanitary Sewer Overflow: 2550 E. Burgess Rd...Click Here

Current Status: Alert Cancelled
Monday, January 25, 2016
09:13 am CST

A Sanitary Sewer Overflow (SSO) occurred on January 22 at a manhole located near 2550 E. Burgess Rd. as a result of a grease blockage in the sewer main.  The overflow was estimated at 250 gallons, 100 of which were recovered by vacuum truck and transported to the ECUA's Central Water Reclamation Facility (CWRF) for proper disposal and treatment.

ECUA crews cleared the blockage and the overflow area was then cleaned and disinfected with a biocide agent that abated any contamination concerns, per State protocol. The Escambia County Health Department, the State Warning Point, and the Florida Department of Environmental Protection were notified.

For more information, customers may contact ECUA Customer Service at (850) 476-0480 for assistance.

 

Precautionary Boil Water Notice: Wyndotte Road...Details Here

Current Status: Alert Lifted
Sunday, January 24, 2016
08:53 am CST
Precautionary Boil Water Notice: Wyndotte Road

Effective immediately, a Precautionary Boil Water Notice (PBWN) has been issued by the Emerald Coast Utilities Authority (ECUA) for Wyndotte Road due to a broken 3-inch water main.

Residents located in the specified PBWN area are advised to boil water for one minute at a rolling boil or to use 8 drops of regular unscented household bleach per gallon of water, for water to be used for drinking of cooking purposes.

Two independent bacteriological samples have been initiated and the advisory will be lifted as soon as possible. This process routinely takes 48 hours.  Precautionary Boil Water Notices are issued as a part of the standard protocol following any loss of water pressure, whether as a result of planned maintenance activities or unscheduled repairs.

ECUA crews have completed the repairs and flushed out the lines.  Residents are advised that there is a possibility of discolored water as a result of the main break, and to flush their home’s plumbing by running their taps for a few minutes.  If problems persist, customers are asked to contact ECUA Customer Service at 850-476-0480 for assistance.  Precautionary boil water notice guidelines are available on the ECUA website at www.ecua.fl.gov.  

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For more information, customers may contact ECUA Customer Service at (850) 476-0480 for assistance.

 

ECUA to Conduct Flushing of Water Lines in the Woodland Heights Area...Click Here

Current Status: Alert Cancelled
Tuesday, January 19, 2016
01:36 pm CST

The ECUA will be conducting unidirectional flushing of the water mains in the Woodland Heights area, near the ECUA well located on Royce Street between Davis Hwy. and 9th Avenue. Flushing will begin on Wednesday, January 20, and will occur daily between 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. until the end of the week.   Residents and businesses located in the Woodland Heights area may anticipate some fluctuations in water pressure, and temporary discoloration of the water is possible, as a result of turbulence in the water mains created by the flushing.  These effects should be minimal, with absolutely no ill effects to customers' health and no long-term adverse impacts on the system.  As a precaution, customers may wish to store some water ahead of time for drinking and cooking purposes.   ECUA crews will remain in the area throughout the day, flushing lines if necessary to clear up affected areas.   If customers are still experiencing discoloration in their water two hours after flushing crews have left the area, they are asked to call 476-0480 for assistance. 

For more information, customers may contact ECUA Customer Service at (850) 476-0480 for assistance.

 

Sanitary Sewer Overflow: Lift Station 212...Click Here

Current Status: Alert Cancelled
Tuesday, January 5, 2016
01:47 pm CST

A Sanitary Sewer Overflow (SSO) occurred on January 5 at ECUA Lift Station #212 (Via de Luna & Sugar Bowl Lane) due to a broken standpipe at the station's #1 Pump.  The overflow was estimated at 200 gallons, of which 150 gallons were recovered and transported to the ECUA's Pensacola Beach Water Reclamation Facility for proper disposal and treatment.

ECUA crews cleared the standpipe and the overflow area was then cleaned and disinfected with a biocide agent that abated any contamination concerns, per State protocol. The Escambia County Health Department, the State Warning Point, and the Florida Department of Environmental Protection were notified.

For more information, customers may contact ECUA Customer Service at (850) 476-0480 for assistance.

 

Sanitary Sewer Overflow: 2119 Langley Ave...Click Here

Current Status: Alert Cancelled
Tuesday, January 5, 2016
12:24 pm CST

A Sanitary Sewer Overflow (SSO) occurred on January 4 at a manhole located near 2119 Langley Ave, as a result of a grease blockage in the sewer main.f  The overflow was estimated at 600 gallons.

ECUA crews cleared the blockage and the overflow area was then cleaned and disinfected with a biocide agent that abated any contamination concerns, per State protocol. The Escambia County Health Department, the State Warning Point, and the Florida Department of Environmental Protection were notified.

For more information, customers may contact ECUA Customer Service at (850) 476-0480 for assistance.

 

Precautionary Boil Water Notice: Christy Drive...Click Here

Current Status: Alert Lifted
Monday, January 4, 2016
01:51 pm CST

Effective immediately, a Precautionary Boil Water Notice (PBWN) has been issued by the Emerald Coast Utilities Authority (ECUA) for the following locations due to a broken water main

.• Christy Drive 

Peacock Drive, off Creighton Rd.

Residents located in the specified PBWN area are advised to boil water for one minute at a rolling boil or to use 8 drops of regular unscented household bleach per gallon of water, for water to be used for drinking of cooking purposes.Two independent bacteriological samples have been initiated and the advisory will be lifted as soon as possible. This process routinely takes 48 hours.  Precautionary Boil Water Notices are issued as a part of the standard protocol following any loss of water pressure, whether as a result of planned maintenance activities or unscheduled repairs.

ECUA crews have completed the repairs and flushed out the lines.  Residents are advised that there is a possibility of discolored water as a result of the main break, and to flush their home’s plumbing by running their taps for a few minutes.  If problems persist, customers are asked to contact ECUA Customer Service at 850-476-0480 for assistance.  Precautionary boil water notice guidelines are available on the ECUA website at www.ecua.fl.gov.  

For more information, customers may contact ECUA Customer Service at (850) 476-0480 for assistance.

 

Precautionary Boil Water Notice: Massachusetts Avenue Area...CLICK FOR DETAILS

Current Status: Alert Lifted
Sunday, January 3, 2016
08:00 am CST

 

 

Precautionary Boil Water Notice: Massachusetts Avenue Area

Effective immediately, a Precautionary Boil Water Notice (PBWN) has been issued by the Emerald Coast Utilities Authority (ECUA) for customers located in the Massachusetts Avenue area, due to a broken 4" water main break.
The affected areas are:
Cushman Street from Fennel Street to Massachusetts Avenue
Bridgedale Road, north of Massachusetts Avenue
and Massachusetts Avenue (Address Range 2100-2054)

Residents located in the specified PBWN area are advised to boil water for one minute at a rolling boil or to use 8 drops of regular unscented household bleach per gallon of water, for water to be used for drinking of cooking purposes.

Two independent bacteriological samples have been initiated and the advisory will be lifted as soon as possible. This process routinely takes 48 hours.  Precautionary Boil Water Notices are issued as a part of the standard protocol following any loss of water pressure, whether as a result of planned maintenance activities or unscheduled repairs.

ECUA crews have completed the repairs and flushed out the lines.  Residents are advised that there is a possibility of discolored water as a result of the main break, and to flush their home’s plumbing by running their taps for a few minutes.  If problems persist, customers are asked to contact ECUA Customer Service at 850-476-0480 for assistance.  Precautionary boil water notice guidelines are available on the ECUA website at www.ecua.fl.gov.  

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For more information, customers may contact ECUA Customer Service at (850) 476-0480 for assistance.

 

Temporary Water Service Interruption-Massachusetts Avenue Area

Current Status: Alert Lifted
Sunday, January 3, 2016
06:45 am CST

Temporary Water Service Interruption

ECUA customers located off Massachusetts Avenue are experiencing a water service interruption as ECUA crews work to repair a 4 " broken water main and valve failure.  The affected locations include: 

Cushman Street from Fennel Street  to Massachusetts Avenue
Bridgedale Road North of Massachusetts Avenue
and Massachusetts Avenue from address 2100-2054

ECUA crews are on-site making the necessary repairs.

For more information, customers may contact ECUA Customer Service at (850) 476-0480 for assistance.

 

ECUA TO CONDUCT FLUSHING OF WATER LINES IN ENSLEY AREA

Current Status: Alert Lifted
Thursday, December 31, 2015
10:27 am CST

ECUA TO CONDUCT FLUSHING OF WATER LINES IN ENSLEY AREA        
The ECUA will be conducting unidirectional flushing of water mains in the Ensley area, near the ECUA well located at the intersection of N. Palafox Street. and 10 Mile Road.  Flushing will begin on January 5, and will continue daily over the span of approximately two weeks, between the hours of 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m.   Residents and businesses located in the Ensley area may anticipate some fluctuations in water pressure, and temporary discoloration of the water is possible as a result of turbulence in the water mains created by the flushing.  These effects should be minimal, with absolutely no ill effects to customers' health and no long-term adverse impacts on the system.  As a precaution, customers may wish to store some water ahead of time for drinking and cooking purposes.   ECUA crews will remain in the area each day to flush lines, if necessary, to clear up affected areas.   If customers are still experiencing discoloration in their water two hours after flushing crews have left the area, they are asked to call 476-0480 for assistance.

 

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ECUA TO CONDUCT FLUSHING OF WATER LINES IN ENSLEY AREA        
The ECUA will be conducting unidirectional flushing of water mains in the Ensley area, near the ECUA well located at the intersection of N. Palafox Street. and 10 Mile Road.  Flushing will begin on January 5, and will continue daily over the span of approximately two weeks, between the hours of 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m.   Residents and businesses located in the Ensley area may anticipate some fluctuations in water pressure, and temporary discoloration of the water is possible as a result of turbulence in the water mains created by the flushing.  These effects should be minimal, with absolutely no ill effects to customers' health and no long-term adverse impacts on the system.  As a precaution, customers may wish to store some water ahead of time for drinking and cooking purposes.   ECUA crews will remain in the area each day, flushing lines if necessary to clear up affected areas.   If customers are still experiencing discoloration in their water two hours after flushing crews have left the area, they are asked to call 476-0480 for assistance.

 

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For more information, customers may contact ECUA Customer Service at (850) 476-0480 for assistance.

 

Notification of Sanitary Sewer Overflow: Harlington St.

Current Status: Alert Cancelled
Monday, December 28, 2015
04:13 pm CST

Notification of Sanitary Sewer Overflow: Harlington St.

A Sanitary Sewer Overflow (SSO) occurred on December 28 at a manhole located near 9905 and 9925 Harlington St. following a sewer main break.  The overflow was estimated at 7,650 gallons.

ECUA crews repaired the main and the overflow area was then cleaned and disinfected with a biocide agent that abated any contamination concerns, per State protocol. The Escambia County Health Department, the State Warning Point, and the Florida Department of Environmental Protection were notified.

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Notification of Sanitary Sewer Overflow: 9905 Harlington St. & 9925 Harlington St.

A Sanitary Sewer Overflow (SSO) occurred on December 28 at a monhole located near 9905 and 9925 Harlington St. following a sewer main break.  The overflow was estimated at 7,650 gallons.

ECUA crews repaired the main and the overflow area was then cleaned and disinfected with a biocide agent that abated any contamination concerns, per State protocol. The Escambia County Health Department, the State Warning Point, and the Florida Department of Environmental Protection were notified.

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For more information, customers may contact ECUA Customer Service at (850) 476-0480 for assistance.

 

Precautionary Boil Water Notice: Gulf Bay Lane & South Bay Drive

Current Status: Alert Lifted
Thursday, December 24, 2015
10:50 am CST
Note: This notice has been lifted following the return of all clear bacteriological sampling results.
Precautionary Boil Water Notice: Gulf Bay Lane & South Bay Drive

Effective immediately, a Precautionary Boil Water Notice (PBWN) has been issued by the Emerald Coast Utilities Authority (ECUA) for customers located on Gulf Bay Lane and on South Bay Drive (address range: 1837 to 1854), due to a water main break.

Residents located in the specified PBWN area are advised to boil water for one minute at a rolling boil or to use 8 drops of regular unscented household bleach per gallon of water, for water to be used for drinking of cooking purposes.

Two independent bacteriological samples have been initiated and the advisory will be lifted as soon as possible. This process routinely takes 48 hours.  Precautionary Boil Water Notices are issued as a part of the standard protocol following any loss of water pressure, whether as a result of planned maintenance activities or unscheduled repairs.

ECUA crews have completed the repairs and flushed out the lines.  Residents are advised that there is a possibility of discolored water as a result of the main break, and to flush their home’s plumbing by running their taps for a few minutes.  If problems persist, customers are asked to contact ECUA Customer Service at 850-476-0480 for assistance.  Precautionary boil water notice guidelines are available on the ECUA website at www.ecua.fl.gov.  

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For more information, customers may contact ECUA Customer Service at (850) 476-0480 for assistance.

 

Sanitary Sewer Overflow: 5510 Heritage Oaks Drive...Click Here

Current Status: Alert Cancelled
Monday, December 14, 2015
08:54 am CST

A Sanitary Sewer Overflow (SSO) occurred on December 13 at 5510 Heritage Oaks Drive following a sewer main break during the course of repairs to a broken water main. The overflow was estimated at 1,350 gallons, of which 1,275 gallons were recovered and transported to the ECUA Bayou Marcus Water Reclamation Facility for proper disposal and treatment.  

ECUA crews repaired the main and the overflow area was then cleaned and disinfected with a biocide agent that abated any contamination concerns, per State protocol. The Escambia County Health Department, the State Warning Point, and the Florida Department of Environmental Protection were notified.

For more information, customers may contact ECUA Customer Service at (850) 476-0480 for assistance.

 

Precautionary Boil Water Notice: Hillview Dr. & University Pkwy. Area...Click Here

Current Status: Alert Lifted
Tuesday, December 8, 2015
09:42 pm CST
Update:  10:15 a.m., 12-11-15.  This notice has been lifted following the return of all clear bacteriological sampling results.
Precautionary Boil Water Notice: Hillview Dr. & University Pkwy. Area

Effective immediately, a Precautionary Boil Water Notice (PBWN) has been issued by the Emerald Coast Utilities Authority (ECUA) for the following locations due to a water main break at 9999 University Pkwy.
  • 9945 - 10096 Hillview Dr.
  • 9851 - 9999 University Pkwy.
  • Utopia Dr.
  • Crest Ridge Dr.
  • Crestmont Circle
  • Knollview Dr. 

Residents located in the specified PBWN area are advised to boil water for one minute at a rolling boil or to use 8 drops of regular unscented household bleach per gallon of water, for water to be used for drinking of cooking purposes.

Two independent bacteriological samples have been initiated and the advisory will be lifted as soon as possible. This process routinely takes 48 hours.  Precautionary Boil Water Notices are issued as a part of the standard protocol following any loss of water pressure, whether as a result of planned maintenance activities or unscheduled repairs.

ECUA crews have completed the repairs and flushed out the lines.  Residents are advised that there is a possibility of discolored water as a result of the main break, and to flush their home’s plumbing by running their taps for a few minutes.  If problems persist, customers are asked to contact ECUA Customer Service at 850-476-0480 for assistance.  Precautionary boil water notice guidelines are available on the ECUA website at www.ecua.fl.gov.  

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Update:  9:40 a.m., 12-07-15.  This notice has been lifted following the return of all clear bacteriological sampling results.

For more information, customers may contact ECUA Customer Service at (850) 476-0480 for assistance.

 

Precautionary Boil Water Notice: Scenic Hwy & Langley Blvd. Area: Click Here

Current Status: Alert Lifted
Sunday, December 6, 2015
03:37 pm CST
Precautionary Boil Water Notice: Scenic Hwy & Langley Blvd. Area

Effective immediately, a Precautionary Boil Water Notice (PBWN) has been issued by the Emerald Coast Utilities Authority (ECUA) for the following locations after a water main break during a guard rail installation.
  •  Langley Ave., from Scenic Hwy. to Spanish Trail
  • Devereux Dr., from Scenic to Spanish Trail
  • Devereux Pl.
  • Devereux Cir.
  • Devereux Terr.
  • Enchanting Oaks Dr.
  • Avenida Marina, Avenida Real, Avenida Robledal, 
  • Bohemia Pl., Bohemia Dr., 
  • Dunlieth Pl., 
  • Heart Pine Dr., Heart Pine Cir., 
  • Iron Gate Rd. & Iron Gate Ct.
  • Rosaflora  Ln.
  • Canopy Rd. 
  • Scenic Hwy. from address number 5640 to 6474
Residents located in the specified PBWN area are advised to boil water for one minute at a rolling boil or to use 8 drops of regular unscented household bleach per gallon of water, for water to be used for drinking of cooking purposes.

Two independent bacteriological samples have been initiated and the advisory will be lifted as soon as possible. This process routinely takes 48 hours.  Precautionary Boil Water Notices are issued as a part of the standard protocol following any loss of water pressure, whether as a result of planned maintenance activities or unscheduled repairs.

ECUA crews have completed the repairs and flushed out the lines.  Residents are advised that there is a possibility of discolored water as a result of the main break, and to flush their home’s plumbing by running their taps for a few minutes.  If problems persist, customers are asked to contact ECUA Customer Service at 850-476-0480 for assistance.  Precautionary boil water notice guidelines are available on the ECUA website at www.ecua.fl.gov.  

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For more information, customers may contact ECUA Customer Service at (850) 476-0480 for assistance.

 

Water Service Interruption Notice: Scenic Highway Area....CLICK FOR DETAILS....

Current Status: Alert Cancelled
Saturday, December 5, 2015
03:00 pm CST

Update, 3:30 p.m., 12-06-15:  

Service has been restored to all areas.  A PrecautionaryBoil Water Notice has been issued as per standard protocol.  Please see separate notification listed above.

Update, 10:00 p.m., 12-05-15:  

Service has been restored to the following area:

Langley Avenue, from Spanish Trail Road to Scenic Highway

Avenida Real

Avenida Marina

Avenida Robledal

Enchanting Oaks Drive

Temporary Water Service Interruption

ECUA customers located off Scenic Highway are experiencing a water service interruption as ECUA crews work to repair a broken water main damaged during guard rail installation.    The affected locations include: 

Langley Ave. from Senic Hwy. to Spanish Trail
Devereux Dr. from Senic to Spanish Trail
Devereux Pl., Devereux Cir., Devereux Terr.
Enchanting Oaks Dr. Avenida Marina, Avenida Real, Avenida Robledal, Bohemia Pl., Bohemia Dr., Dunlieth Pl., Heart Pine Dr., Heart Pine Cir., Iron Gate Rd & Iron Gate Ct
Rosaflora  Ln., Canopy Rd. and 
Senic Hwy. from address 5640 to 6474

ECUA crews are on-site making the necessary repairs.

For more information, customers may contact ECUA Customer Service at (850) 476-0480 for assistance.

 

Precautionary Boil Water Notice Issued for Frontera Circle...CLICK FOR DETAILS....

Current Status: Alert Lifted
Saturday, December 5, 2015
06:00 am CST

Update:  9:40 a.m., 12-07-15.  This notice has been lifted following the return of all clear bacteriological sampling results.

 

Precautionary Boil Water Notice:  Frontera Circle

 

Effective immediately, a Precautionary Boil Water Notice (PBWN) has been issued by the Emerald Coast Utilities Authority (ECUA) 

for customers residing on Frontera Circle due to a resident installing a mailbox and hitting a four-inch water main with post hole diggers.

Affected residents are advised to boil water for one minute at a rolling boil or to use 8 drops of regular unscented household bleach per gallon of water, for water to be used for drinking or cooking purposes.
 
Two independent bacteriological samples have been initiated and the advisory will be lifted as soon as possible. This process routinely takes 48 hours.  Precautionary Boil Water Notices are issued as a part of the standard protocol following any loss of water pressure, whether as a result of planned maintenance activities or unscheduled repairs.
 
ECUA crews have completed the repairs and flushed out the lines.  Residents are advised that there is a possibility of discolored water as a result of the main break, and to flush their home’s plumbing by running their taps for a few minutes. 
 
If problems persist, customers are asked to contact ECUA Customer Service at 850-476-0480 for assistance. PBWN guidelines are available on the ECUA website at www.ecua.fl.gov.  

Update: 19:45 a.m., 11-13-15, this notice has been lifted following the return of all clear bacteriological testing results.


For more information, customers may contact ECUA Customer Service at (850) 476-0480 for assistance.

 

Notification of Sanitary Sewer Overflow: Hwy. 297A, 100 ft. north of Hwy 97

Current Status: Alert Cancelled
Thursday, December 3, 2015
11:24 am CST

Notification of Sanitary Sewer Overflow: Hwy. 297A, 100 ft. north of Hwy 97

A Sanitary Sewer Overflow (SSO) occurred on December 2 at Hwy. 297A, 100 ft. north of Hwy. 97, following a sewer main breakThe overflow was estimated at 1,800 gallons, of which 675 gallons were recovered and transported to the ECUA Bayou Marcus Water Reclamation Facility for proper disposal and treatment.  

ECUA crews repaired the main and the overflow area was then cleaned and disinfected with a biocide agent that abated any contamination concerns, per State protocol. The Escambia County Health Department, the State Warning Point, and the Florida Department of Environmental Protection were notified.

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Notification of Sanitary Sewer Overflow: Hwy. 297A, 100 ft. north of Hwy 97

A Sanitary Sewer Overflow (SSO) occurred on December 2 at Hwy. 297A, 100 ft. north of Hwy. 97, following a sewer main breakThe overflow was estimated at 1,800 gallons, of which 675 gallons were recovered and transported to the ECUA Bayou Marcus Water Reclamation Facility for proper disposal and treatment.  

ECUA crews repaired the main and the overflow area was then cleaned and disinfected with a biocide agent that abated any contamination concerns, per State protocol. The Escambia County Health Department, the State Warning Point, and the Florida Department of Environmental Protection were notified.

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For more information, customers may contact ECUA Customer Service at (850) 476-0480 for assistance.

 

Precautionary Boil Water Notice: Bristol Park and Devine Farms Subdivisions...Click Here

Current Status: Alert Lifted
Tuesday, December 1, 2015
03:53 pm CST

Update: 11:00 a.m., 12-04-15, this notice has been lifted following the return of all clear bacteriological testing results.

Effective immediately, a Precautionary Boil Water Notice (PBWN) has been issued by the Emerald Coast Utilities Authority (ECUA) for the Bristol Park and Devine Farms Subdivisions following utility construction work in the area.  

Residents located in the specified PBWN area are advised to boil water for one minute at a rolling boil or to use 8 drops of regular unscented household bleach per gallon of water, for water to be used for drinking of cooking purposes.

Two independent bacteriological samples have been initiated and the advisory will be lifted as soon as possible. This process routinely takes 48 hours.  Precautionary Boil Water Notices are issued as a part of the standard protocol following any loss of water pressure, whether as a result of planned maintenance activities or unscheduled repairs.  Precautionary boil water notice guidelines are available on the ECUA website at www.ecua.fl.gov.  

Update: 19:45 a.m., 11-13-15, this notice has been lifted following the return of all clear bacteriological testing results.


For more information, customers may contact ECUA Customer Service at (850) 476-0480 for assistance.

 

Sanitary Sewer Overflow: Kingfisher Way...Click Here

Current Status: Alert Cancelled
Tuesday, December 1, 2015
08:54 am CST

A Sanitary Sewer Overflow (SSO) occurred on November 30 at 8506 Kingfisher Way due to a grease blockage in the sewer main. The overflow was estimated at 150 gallons.

ECUA crews cleared the blockage and the overflow area was then cleaned and disinfected with a biocide agent that abated any contamination concerns, per State protocol. The Escambia County Health Department, the State Warning Point, and the Florida Department of Environmental Protection were notified.

For more information, customers may contact ECUA Customer Service at (850) 476-0480 for assistance.

 

Precautionary Boil Water Notice: Peacock Drive & Area

Current Status: Alert Lifted
Monday, November 30, 2015
04:29 pm CST

Update: 11:45 a.m., 12-03-15, this notice has been lifted following the return of all clear bacteriological testing results.


Precautionary Boil Water Notice: Peacock Drive & Area

Effective immediately, a Precautionary Boil Water Notice (PBWN) has been issued by the Emerald Coast Utilities Authority (ECUA) for the following locations after a contractor working in the area pulled a valve on a 6-inch water main. 

·         Peacock Drive, between Creighton Road and Oriole Avenue
·         Oriole Avenue, between Christy Drive and Peacock Drive

 

Residents located in the specified PBWN area are advised to boil water for one minute at a rolling boil or to use 8 drops of regular unscented household bleach per gallon of water, for water to be used for drinking of cooking purposes.

 

Two independent bacteriological samples have been initiated and the advisory will be lifted as soon as possible. This process routinely takes 48 hours.  Precautionary Boil Water Notices are issued as a part of the standard protocol following any loss of water pressure, whether as a result of planned maintenance activities or unscheduled repairs.

ECUA crews have completed the repairs and flushed out the lines.  Residents are advised that there is a possibility of discolored water as a result of the main break, and to flush their home’s plumbing by running their taps for a few minutes.  If problems persist, customers are asked to contact ECUA Customer Service at 850-476-0480 for assistance.  Precautionary boil water notice guidelines are available on the ECUA website at www.ecua.fl.gov.  

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Precautionary Boil Water Notice: Peacock Drive & Area

Effective immediately, a Precautionary Boil Water Notice (PBWN) has been issued by the Emerald Coast Utilities Authority (ECUA) for the following locations after a contractor working in the area pulled a valve on a 6-inch water main. 

·         Peacock Drive, between Creighton Road and Oriole Avenue
·         Oriole Avenue, between Christy Drive and Peacock Drive

 

Residents located in the specified PBWN area are advised to boil water for one minute at a rolling boil or to use 8 drops of regular unscented household bleach per gallon of water, for water to be used for drinking of cooking purposes.

 

Two independent bacteriological samples have been initiated and the advisory will be lifted as soon as possible. This process routinely takes 48 hours.  Precautionary Boil Water Notices are issued as a part of the standard protocol following any loss of water pressure, whether as a result of planned maintenance activities or unscheduled repairs.

ECUA crews have completed the repairs and flushed out the lines.  Residents are advised that there is a possibility of discolored water as a result of the main break, and to flush their home’s plumbing by running their taps for a few minutes.  If problems persist, customers are asked to contact ECUA Customer Service at 850-476-0480 for assistance.  Precautionary boil water notice guidelines are available on the ECUA website at www.ecua.fl.gov.  

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For more information, customers may contact ECUA Customer Service at (850) 476-0480 for assistance.

 

Temporary Water Service Interruption: S. Palafox St.

Current Status: Alert Cancelled
Wednesday, November 25, 2015
11:36 am CST

Update 3:05 pm.: Service has been restored and the lines have been flushed.

Temporary Water Service Interruption: S. Palafox St.

Water service is temporarily interrupted to customers located on S. Palafox Street, from W. Main street, south to the end of the street and on E. Cedar Street, between S. Palafox and Commendencia Streets, as utility work is being performed on a fire suppression line.  Service is expected to be restored by 1:00 p.m. 

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Temporary Water Service Interruption: S. Palafox St.

For more information, customers may contact ECUA Customer Service at (850) 476-0480 for assistance.

 

Planned Water Service Interruption: Bristol Park & Devine Farms Subdivisions

Current Status: Alert Cancelled
Tuesday, November 24, 2015
01:56 pm CST

Update: Work was completed and service was restored by mid-afternoon.  

Planned Water Service Interruption: Bristol Park & Devine Farms Subdivisions

Water service to ECUA customers located in the Bristol Park and Devine Farms Subdivisions will be interrupted on Monday, November 30, from 9:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m.as water utility lines are relocated to facilitate an Escambia County drainage project. 

Customers may choose to store some water ahead of time for drinking and cooking purposes.  Lines will be flushed thoroughly following the utility work, but residents in the area may experience some temporary discoloration of the water as a result of turbulence created by the displaced utility main.   The ECUA recommends flushing the home’s lines by running their taps and outside spigots for a few minutes. If customers are still experiencing discoloration in their water by late evening after flushing internal plumbing, they are asked to call the ECUA at 476-5110 for assistance.  

Planned Water Service Interruption: Bristol Park & Devine Farms Subdivisions

Water service to ECUA customers located in the Bristol Park and Devine Farms Subdivisions will be interrupted on Monday, November 30, from 9:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m.as water utility lines are relocated to facilitate an Escambia County drainage project. 

Customers may choose to store some water ahead of time for drinking and cooking purposes.  Lines will be flushed thoroughly following the utility work, but residents in the area may experience some temporary discoloration of the water as a result of turbulence created by the displaced utility main.   The ECUA recommends flushing the home’s lines by running their taps and outside spigots for a few minutes. If customers are still experiencing discoloration in their water by late evening after flushing internal plumbing, they are asked to call the ECUA at 476-5110 for assistance.  

For more information, customers may contact ECUA Customer Service at (850) 476-0480 for assistance.

 

Notification of Sanitary Sewer Overflow: Hwy. 97 near Bristol Park Rd....Click Here

Current Status: Alert Cancelled
Tuesday, November 17, 2015
01:33 pm CST

Notification of Sanitary Sewer Overflow: Hwy. 97 near Bristol Park Rd.

A Sanitary Sewer Overflow (SSO) occurred on November 16 at Hwy. 97 (600 ft. east of Bristol Park Rd.), after a contractor working in the area ruptured the force main while grading the ditchThe overflow was estimated at 4,500 gallons, of which 3,000 gallons were recovered and transported to the ECUA Bayou Marcus Water Reclamation Facility for proper disposal and treatment.  

ECUA crews repaired the main and the overflow area was then cleaned and disinfected with a biocide agent that abated any contamination concerns, per State protocol. The Escambia County Health Department, the State Warning Point, and the Florida Department of Environmental Protection were notified.

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Notification of Sanitary Sewer Overflow: Hwy. 97 near Bristol Park Rd.

A Sanitary Sewer Overflow (SSO) occurred on November 16 at Hwy. 97 (600 ft. east of Bristol Park Rd.), after a contractor working in the area ruptured the force main while grading the ditchThe overflow was estimated at 4,500 gallons, of which 3,000 gallons were recovered and transported to the ECUA Bayou Marcus Water Reclamation Facility for proper disposal and treatment.  

ECUA crews repaired the main and the overflow area was then cleaned and disinfected with a biocide agent that abated any contamination concerns, per State protocol. The Escambia County Health Department, the State Warning Point, and the Florida Department of Environmental Protection were notified.

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For more information, customers may contact ECUA Customer Service at (850) 476-0480 for assistance.

 

Sanitary Sewer Overflow: Gulf Beach Hwy. & Bauer Rd...Click Here

Current Status: Alert Cancelled
Thursday, November 12, 2015
01:26 pm CST

A Sanitary Sewer Overflow (SSO) occurred on November 11 at an air release valve (ARV) located at the intersection of Gulf Beach Hwy. and Bauer Road, due to valve failure. The overflow was estimated at 2,000 gallons, of which 1,900 gallons were recovered and transported to the ECUA Bayou Marcus Water Reclamation Facility for proper disposal and treatment.  

ECUA crews repaired the valve and the overflow area was then cleaned and disinfected with a biocide agent that abated any contamination concerns, per State protocol. The Escambia County Health Department, the State Warning Point, and the Florida Department of Environmental Protection were notified.

For more information, customers may contact ECUA Customer Service at (850) 476-0480 for assistance.

 

Precautionary Boil Water Notice: Kersey Road & Area...Click Here

Current Status: Alert Lifted
Wednesday, November 11, 2015
08:41 am CST

Update: 19:45 a.m., 11-13-15, this notice has been lifted following the return of all clear bacteriological testing results.

Effective immediately, a Precautionary Boil Water Notice (PBWN) has been issued by the Emerald Coast Utilities Authority (ECUA) for the following locations due to a 4-inch water main.  

Kersey Road

Stallworth Lane 

Reeders Lane• Patterson Street  

Residents located in the specified PBWN area are advised to boil water for one minute at a rolling boil or to use 8 drops of regular unscented household bleach per gallon of water, for water to be used for drinking of cooking purposes.

Two independent bacteriological samples have been initiated and the advisory will be lifted as soon as possible. This process routinely takes 48 hours.  Precautionary Boil Water Notices are issued as a part of the standard protocol following any loss of water pressure, whether as a result of planned maintenance activities or unscheduled repairs.

ECUA crews have completed the repairs and flushed out the lines.  Residents are advised that there is a possibility of discolored water as a result of the main break, and to flush their home’s plumbing by running their taps for a few minutes.  If problems persist, customers are asked to contact ECUA Customer Service at 850-476-0480 for assistance.  Precautionary boil water notice guidelines are available on the ECUA website at www.ecua.fl.gov.  

Update: 11:45 a.m., 11-07-15, this notice has been lifted following the return of all clear bacteriological testing results.


For more information, customers may contact ECUA Customer Service at (850) 476-0480 for assistance.

 

Precautionary Boil Water Notice: Drexel Road & Area...Click Here

Current Status: Alert Lifted
Wednesday, November 4, 2015
06:54 pm CST

Update: 11:45 a.m., 11-07-15, this notice has been lifted following the return of all clear bacteriological testing results.

Precautionary Boil Water Notice: Drexel Road & Area

Effective immediately, a Precautionary Boil Water Notice (PBWN) has been issued by the Emerald Coast Utilities Authority (ECUA) for the following locations due to a 6-inch water main, broken by a contractor working in the area.  
  • Drexel Road
  • Syracuse Court
  • Biscayne Court
  • Hermitage Drive, between Langley Avenue and Palisade Road 

Residents located in the specified PBWN area are advised to boil water for one minute at a rolling boil or to use 8 drops of regular unscented household bleach per gallon of water, for water to be used for drinking of cooking purposes. 

Two independent bacteriological samples have been initiated and the advisory will be lifted as soon as possible. This process routinely takes 48 hours.  Precautionary Boil Water Notices are issued as a part of the standard protocol following any loss of water pressure, whether as a result of planned maintenance activities or unscheduled repairs.

ECUA crews have completed the repairs and flushed out the lines.  Residents are advised that there is a possibility of discolored water as a result of the main break, and to flush their home’s plumbing by running their taps for a few minutes.  If problems persist, customers are asked to contact ECUA Customer Service at 850-476-0480 for assistance.  Precautionary boil water notice guidelines are available on the ECUA website at www.ecua.fl.gov.  

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For more information, customers may contact ECUA Customer Service at (850) 476-0480 for assistance.

 

Sanitary Sewer Overflow: 806 Rio Vista Drive...Click Here

Current Status: Alert Cancelled
Wednesday, November 4, 2015
02:18 pm CST

A Sanitary Sewer Overflow (SSO) occurred on November 3 at a manhole located near 806 Rio Vista Drive, due to a contractor's malfunctioning by-pass pumps at ECUA Lift Station #208 (Largo Drive). The overflow was estimated at 2,780 gallons.  

The contractor's crews repaired the pumps and the overflow area was then cleaned and disinfected with a biocide agent that abated any contamination concerns, per State protocol. The Escambia County Health Department, the State Warning Point, and the Florida Department of Environmental Protection were notified.

For more information, customers may contact ECUA Customer Service at (850) 476-0480 for assistance.

 

Precautionary Boil Water Notice: Boxwood Drive...Click Here

Current Status: Alert Cancelled
Tuesday, November 3, 2015
09:49 pm CST

Update: 4:12 p.m. This notice has been lifted following the return of all clear bacteriological testing results.

Precautionary Boil Water Notice: Boxwood Drive

Effective immediately, a Precautionary Boil Water Notice (PBWN) has been issued by the Emerald Coast Utilities Authority (ECUA) for the following location(s) due to tree roots damaging a 6-inch water main.  
  • Boxwood Drive, from Berkley Drive to Acacia Drive

Residents located in the specified PBWN area are advised to boil water for one minute at a rolling boil or to use 8 drops of regular unscented household bleach per gallon of water, for water to be used for drinking of cooking purposes.

Two independent bacteriological samples have been initiated and the advisory will be lifted as soon as possible. This process routinely takes 48 hours.  Precautionary Boil Water Notices are issued as a part of the standard protocol following any loss of water pressure, whether as a result of planned maintenance activities or unscheduled repairs.

ECUA crews have completed the repairs and flushed out the lines.  Residents are advised that there is a possibility of discolored water as a result of the main break, and to flush their home’s plumbing by running their taps for a few minutes.  If problems persist, customers are asked to contact ECUA Customer Service at 850-476-0480 for assistance.  Precautionary boil water notice guidelines are available on the ECUA website at www.ecua.fl.gov.  

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Update 2:25 p.m., 11-04-15: This notice has been lifted following the return of all clear bacteriological testing results.

For more information, customers may contact ECUA Customer Service at (850) 476-0480 for assistance.

 

Water Service Interruption: Scenic Hills Drive & Area...Click Here

Current Status: Alert Cancelled
Tuesday, November 3, 2015
03:33 pm CST

Water service to some ECUA customers will be interrupted on Friday, November 6, from 9:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m., as ECUA crews perform maintenance work on fire hydrants on Scenic Hills Drive.

 
The affected locations include: 

• Scenic Hills Drive, between the two intersections of Burning Tree Road.

• Thunderbird Drive

• Colonial Circle


Customers may choose to store some water ahead of time for drinking and cooking purposes.  Lines will be flushed thoroughly following the utility work, but residents and businesses in the area may experience some temporary discoloration of the water as a result of turbulence created by the repair work.   The ECUA recommends flushing the home’s lines by running their taps and outside spigots for a few minutes. If customers are still experiencing discoloration in their water by late evening after flushing internal plumbing, they are asked to call the ECUA at 476-5110 for assistance.  

For more information, customers may contact ECUA Customer Service at (850) 476-0480 for assistance.

 

Sanitary Sewer Overflow: Crown Pointe Blvd...Click Here

Current Status: Alert Cancelled
Tuesday, November 3, 2015
10:05 am CST

A Sanitary Sewer Overflow (SSO) occurred on November 2 at 1932 Crown Pointe Blvd., due to a break in the sewer main. The overflow was estimated at 500 gallons, 200 gallons of which were recovered by vacuum truck and transported to the ECUA's Bayou Marcus Water Reclamation Facility for proper disposal and treatment.

ECUA crews repaired the main and the overflow area was then cleaned and disinfected with a biocide agent that abated any contamination concerns, per State protocol. The Escambia County Health Department and the Florida Department of Environmental Protection were notified.

For more information, customers may contact ECUA Customer Service at (850) 476-0480 for assistance.

 

Precautionary Boil Water Notice: Sun Valley Drive & Area...CLICK FOR DETAILS...

Current Status: Alert Cancelled
Sunday, November 1, 2015
02:55 pm CST

Precautionary Boil Water Notice: Sun Valley Drive & Area


Update 2:25 p.m., 11-04-15: This notice has been lifted following the return of all clear bacteriological testing results.

 

Effective immediately, a Precautionary Boil Water Notice (PBWN) has been issued by the Emerald Coast Utilities Authority (ECUA) after a vehicle hit a fire hydrant.  

The affected area includes:

  • Sun Valley Drive, between West Michigan Avenue and Rainbow Avenue
  • Clifton Avenue, between West Michigan Avenue and Lucerne Avenue
  • 809 – 847 West Michigan Avenue, south side of West Michigan Avenue

Residents located in the defined PBWN area are advised to boil water for one minute at a rolling boil or to use 8 drops of regular unscented household bleach per gallon of water, for water to be used for drinking of cooking purposes.

Two independent bacteriological samples have been initiated and the advisory will be lifted as soon as possible. This process routinely takes 48 hours.  Precautionary Boil Water Notices are issued as a part of the standard protocol following any loss of water pressure, whether as a result of planned maintenance activities or unscheduled repairs.

ECUA crews have completed the repairs and flushed out the lines.  Residents are advised that there is a possibility of discolored water as a result of the main break, and to flush their home’s plumbing by running their taps for a few minutes.  If problems persist, customers are asked to contact ECUA Customer Service at 850-476-0480 for assistance.  Precautionary boil water notice guidelines are available on the ECUA website at www.ecua.fl.gov.  

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For more information, customers may contact ECUA Customer Service at (850) 476-0480 for assistance.

 

Sanitary Sewer Overflow: Muldoon Road...Click Here

Current Status: Alert Cancelled
Tuesday, October 27, 2015
03:34 pm CDT

A Sanitary Sewer Overflow (SSO) occurred on October 26 at a manhole located at 5816 Muldoon Road, due to excessive rainfall overloading the sewer collection system, entering from a private sewer system.  The overflow was estimated at 56,000 gallons.  An additional 98,320 gallons were diverted and captured by vacuum truck and transported to the ECUA's Bayou Marcus Water Reclamation Facility for proper disposal and treatment.

ECUA crews cleared the blockage and the overflow area was then cleaned and disinfected with a biocide agent that abated any contamination concerns, per State protocol. The Escambia County Health Department, the State Warning Point, and the Florida Department of Environmental Protection were notified.

For more information, customers may contact ECUA Customer Service at (850) 476-0480 for assistance.

 

Precautionary Boil Water Notice: Gamarra Road & Area

Current Status: Alert Lifted
Sunday, October 25, 2015
08:17 am CDT

Precautionary Boil Water Notice: Gamarra Road & Area

Update 10:15 a.m., 10-27-15:  This notice has been lifted following the return of all clear bacteriological testing results.

Effective immediately, a Precautionary Boil Water Notice (PBWN) has been issued by the Emerald Coast Utilities Authority (ECUA) for the following locations due to a broken water main.  
  • Gamarra Road
  • Menendez Drive , from 34th Street to Stow Avenue
  • Severin Drive
  • Ochuse Drive,from Stow Avenue to Durnford Place
  • Dunford Place

Residents located in the specified PBWN area are advised to boil water for one minute at a rolling boil or to use 8 drops of regular unscented household bleach per gallon of water, for water to be used for drinking of cooking purposes.

Two independent bacteriological samples have been initiated and the advisory will be lifted as soon as possible. This process routinely takes 48 hours.  Precautionary Boil Water Notices are issued as a part of the standard protocol following any loss of water pressure, whether as a result of planned maintenance activities or unscheduled repairs.

ECUA crews have completed the repairs and flushed out the lines.  Residents are advised that there is a possibility of discolored water as a result of the main break, and to flush their home’s plumbing by running their taps for a few minutes.  If problems persist, customers are asked to contact ECUA Customer Service at 850-476-0480 for assistance.  Precautionary boil water notice guidelines are available on the ECUA website at www.ecua.fl.gov.  

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For more information, customers may contact ECUA Customer Service at (850) 476-0480 for assistance.

 

Precautionary Boil Water Notice: Tonawanda Drive & Area

Current Status: Alert Lifted
Wednesday, October 21, 2015
03:57 pm CDT

Effective immediately, a Precautionary Boil Water Notice (PBWN) has been issued by the Emerald Coast Utilities Authority (ECUA) for the following locations due to a broken water main.  

Tonawanda Drive, west of 61st Avenue

61st Avenue, north of Tonawanda Drive

Brenda Avenue

Sandra Drive

Residents located in the specified PBWN area are advised to boil water for one minute at a rolling boil or to use 8 drops of regular unscented household bleach per gallon of water, for water to be used for drinking of cooking purposes.Two independent bacteriological samples have been initiated and the advisory will be lifted as soon as possible. This process routinely takes 48 hours.  Precautionary Boil Water Notices are issued as a part of the standard protocol following any loss of water pressure, whether as a result of planned maintenance activities or unscheduled repairs.

ECUA crews have completed the repairs and flushed out the lines.  Residents are advised that there is a possibility of discolored water as a result of the main break, and to flush their home’s plumbing by running their taps for a few minutes.  If problems persist, customers are asked to contact ECUA Customer Service at 850-476-0480 for assistance.  Precautionary boil water notice guidelines are available on the ECUA website at www.ecua.fl.gov.  

For more information, customers may contact ECUA Customer Service at (850) 476-0480 for assistance.

 

Precautionary Boil Water Notice: East Shore Drive & Area

Current Status: Alert Lifted
Tuesday, October 20, 2015
06:36 pm CDT

Update 11:30 a.m., 10-23-15:  This notice has been lifted following the return of all clear bacteriological testing results.

 

Precautionary Boil Water Notice: East Shore Drive & Area

Effective immediately, a Precautionary Boil Water Notice (PBWN) has been issued by the Emerald Coast Utilities Authority (ECUA) for the following locations due to a broken water main.  

  • East Shore Rd., from Blue Springs Dr. to Michigan Ave.
  • Lake Terrace Dr., from East Shore Rd. to Fairview Dr. 

Residents located in the specified PBWN area are advised to boil water for one minute at a rolling boil or to use 8 drops of regular unscented household bleach per gallon of water, for water to be used for drinking of cooking purposes.

Two independent bacteriological samples have been initiated and the advisory will be lifted as soon as possible. This process routinely takes 48 hours.  Precautionary Boil Water Notices are issued as a part of the standard protocol following any loss of water pressure, whether as a result of planned maintenance activities or unscheduled repairs.

ECUA crews have completed the repairs and flushed out the lines.  Residents are advised that there is a possibility of discolored water as a result of the main break, and to flush their home’s plumbing by running their taps for a few minutes.  If problems persist, customers are asked to contact ECUA Customer Service at 850-476-0480 for assistance.  Precautionary boil water notice guidelines are available on the ECUA website at www.ecua.fl.gov.  

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This notice has been lifted following the return of all clear bacteriological testing results.

For more information, customers may contact ECUA Customer Service at (850) 476-0480 for assistance.

 

Sanitary Sewer Overflow: Li Fair Drive...Click Here

Current Status: Alert Cancelled
Tuesday, October 20, 2015
01:27 pm CDT

A Sanitary Sewer Overflow (SSO) occurred on October 20 at a manhole located at 8132 Li Fair Drive, due to a grease blockage in the sewer main. The overflow was estimated at 1395 gallons.

ECUA crews cleared the blockage and the overflow area was then cleaned and disinfected with a biocide agent that abated any contamination concerns, per State protocol. The Escambia County Health Department, the State Warning Point, and the Florida Department of Environmental Protection were notified.

For more information, customers may contact ECUA Customer Service at (850) 476-0480 for assistance.

 

Water Interruption Notice: Gamarra Road & Area...Click Here

Current Status: Alert Cancelled
Monday, October 19, 2015
03:00 pm CDT

Water service to some ECUA customers will be interrupted on Wednesday, October 21, from 9:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m., as ECUA crews work to place a new water main in service.  The affected locations include: 

Gamarra Road

Menendez Road

Severin Drive

Ochuse Road 

Dunford Place


Customers may choose to store some water ahead of time for drinking and cooking purposes.  

Lines will be flushed thoroughly following the utility work, but residents and businesses in the area may experience some temporary discoloration of the water as a result of turbulence created by the construction work.   The ECUA recommends flushing the home’s lines by running their taps and outside spigots for a few minutes. If customers are still experiencing discoloration in their water by late evening after flushing internal plumbing, they are asked to call the ECUA at 476-5110 for assistance.  

For more information, customers may contact ECUA Customer Service at (850) 476-0480 for assistance.

 

Sanitary Sewer Overflow: Michigan Ave & Providence Loop...Click Here

Current Status: Alert Cancelled
Monday, October 12, 2015
11:08 am CDT

A Sanitary Sewer Overflow (SSO) occurred on October 1 at a manhole located at the intersection of Michigan Avenue and Providence Loop, due to a grease blockage in the sewer main. The overflow was estimated at 100 gallons, of which 20 gallons were captured by vacuum truck and transported to the ECUA's Central Water Reclamation Facility for proper disposal and treatment.

ECUA crews cleared the blockage and the overflow area was then cleaned and disinfected with a biocide agent that abated any contamination concerns, per State protocol. The Escambia County Health Department, the State Warning Point, and the Florida Department of Environmental Protection were notified.

For more information, customers may contact ECUA Customer Service at (850) 476-0480 for assistance.

 

Notification of Sanitary Sewer Overflow: Filly Road

Current Status: Alert Cancelled
Friday, October 9, 2015
10:26 am CDT

Notification of Sanitary Sewer Overflow: Filly Road

A Sanitary Sewer Overflow (SSO) occurred on October 8 at Filly Road, about 100 yards north of E. Kingsfield Road, due to tree root intrusion into the sewer main. The overflow was estimated at 250 gallons.

ECUA crews cleared the blockage and repaired the main.  The overflow area was then cleaned and disinfected with a biocide agent that abated any contamination concerns, per State protocol. The Escambia County Health Department and the Florida Department of Environmental Protection were notified.

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Notification of Sanitary Sewer Overflow: Filly Road

A Sanitary Sewer Overflow (SSO) occurred on October 8 at Filly Road, about 100 yards north of E. Kingsfield Road, due to tree root intrusion into the sewer main. The overflow was estimated at 250 gallons.

ECUA crews cleared the blockage and repaired the main.  The overflow area was then cleaned and disinfected with a biocide agent that abated any contamination concerns, per State protocol. The Escambia County Health Department and the Florida Department of Environmental Protection were notified.

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For more information, customers may contact ECUA Customer Service at (850) 476-0480 for assistance.

 

Precautionary Boil Water Notice: Scenic Hills Drive Area...CLICK FOR DETAILS

Current Status: Alert Cancelled
Saturday, October 3, 2015
12:00 pm CDT

Effective immediately, a Precautionary Boil Water Notice (PBWN) has been issued by the Emerald Coast Utilities Authority (ECUA) for the Scenic Hills Drive area including:

  • Scenic Hills Drive, between Burning Tree Road and Burning Tree Road
  • Thunderbird Drive, south of Scenic Hills Drive only
  • Colonial Circle

ECUA crews report the cause of the four-inch main break was tree roots.

 

Residents located in the specified PBWN area are advised to boil water for one minute at a rolling boil or to use 8 drops of regular unscented household bleach per gallon of water, for water to be used for drinking or cooking purposes.

 

Two independent bacteriological samples have been initiated and the advisory will be lifted as soon as possible. This process routinely takes 48 hours.  Precautionary Boil Water Notices are issued as a part of the standard protocol following any loss of water pressure, whether as a result of planned maintenance activities or unscheduled repairs.

 

ECUA crews have completed the repairs and flushed out the lines.  Residents are advised that there is a possibility of discolored water as a result of the main break, and to flush their home’s plumbing by running their taps for a few minutes. 

 

If problems persist, customers are asked to contact ECUA Customer Service at 850-476-0480 for assistance.  Precautionary boil water notice guidelines are available on the ECUA website at www.ecua.fl.gov.  


For more information, customers may contact ECUA Customer Service at (850) 476-0480 for assistance.

 

Precautionary Boil Water Notice: Sugarberry Road & Area

Current Status: Alert Lifted
Friday, October 2, 2015
10:36 am CDT

Update: 10:25 a.m. Oct. 2, 2015,  This notice has been lifted following the return of all clear bacteriological testing results.

Precautionary Boil Water Notice: 
Sugarberry Road & Area

Effective immediately, a Precautionary Boil Water Notice (PBWN) has been issued by the Emerald Coast Utilities Authority (ECUA) for the following locations after a 6-inch water main was broken by a contractor working in the area.  

 

  • Sugarberry Rd., from Sweet Water Dr. to Yarrow Cir.
  • Sweet Water Dr., from Blithewood Dr. to Sugarberry Rd.
  • Applegate St. 
  • River Gardens Cir.
  • Bayswater Dr.

 

Residents located in the specified PBWN area are advised to boil water for one minute at a rolling boil or to use 8 drops of regular unscented household bleach per gallon of water, for water to be used for drinking of cooking purposes.

Two independent bacteriological samples have been initiated and the advisory will be lifted as soon as possible. This process routinely takes 48 hours.  Precautionary Boil Water Notices are issued as a part of the standard protocol following any loss of water pressure, whether as a result of planned maintenance activities or unscheduled repairs.

ECUA crews have completed the repairs and flushed out the lines.  Residents are advised that there is a possibility of discolored water as a result of the main break, and to flush their home’s plumbing by running their taps for a few minutes.  If problems persist, customers are asked to contact ECUA Customer Service at 850-476-0480 for assistance.  Precautionary boil water notice guidelines are available on the ECUA website at www.ecua.fl.gov.  

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Precautionary Boil Water Notice: Sugarberry Road & Area

Effective immediately, a Precautionary Boil Water Notice (PBWN) has been issued by the Emerald Coast Utilities Authority (ECUA) for the following locations after a 6-inch water main was broken by a contractor working in the area.  

 

  • Sugarberry Rd., from Sweet Water Dr. to Yarrow Cir.
  • Sweet Water Dr., from Blithewood Dr. to Sugarberry Rd.
  • Applegate St. 
  • River Gardens Cir.
  • Bayswater Dr.

 

Residents located in the specified PBWN area are advised to boil water for one minute at a rolling boil or to use 8 drops of regular unscented household bleach per gallon of water, for water to be used for drinking of cooking purposes.

Two independent bacteriological samples have been initiated and the advisory will be lifted as soon as possible. This process routinely takes 48 hours.  Precautionary Boil Water Notices are issued as a part of the standard protocol following any loss of water pressure, whether as a result of planned maintenance activities or unscheduled repairs.

ECUA crews have completed the repairs and flushed out the lines.  Residents are advised that there is a possibility of discolored water as a result of the main break, and to flush their home’s plumbing by running their taps for a few minutes.  If problems persist, customers are asked to contact ECUA Customer Service at 850-476-0480 for assistance.  Precautionary boil water notice guidelines are available on the ECUA website at www.ecua.fl.gov.  

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For more information, customers may contact ECUA Customer Service at (850) 476-0480 for assistance.