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MONROE COUNTY, Ill. (KSDK) – Due to construction, a boil order is in effect this week for the Fountain Water District.

It starts at 11 a .m. Tuesday and lasts until 11 a.m. Thursday. The Illinois Environmental Protection Agency requires that public water systems issue a boil order when pressure drops below a certain point.

Residents of the district are asked to boil water for five minutes before consumption.