Boil water alert issued for specific homes in Bloomfield Township

Water main break causes loss of pressure

Homes affected by a boil water alert in Bloomfield Township. (WDIV)

BLOOMFIELD TOWNSHIP, Mich. - A boil water alert has been issued for specific homes in Bloomfield Township due to a water main break, officials said.

A water main broke Wednesday in the area of 1400 Long Lake Road and caused a loss of water pressure, according to authorities.

The following homes are under a boil water alert:

  • 1367 Long Lake Road
  • 1411 Long Lake Road
  • 1420 Long Lake Road
  • 1440 Long Lake Road
  • 1460 Long Lake Road
  • 1490 Long Lake Road
  • 1492 Long Lake Road
  • 1500 Long Lake Road
  • 1516 Long Lake Road
  • 1523 Long Lake Road
  • 1530 Long Lake Road
  • 1535 Long Lake Road
  • 1547 Long Lake Road
  • 1559 Long Lake Road
  • 1571 Long Lake Road
  • 1580 Long Lake Road
  • 1590 Long Lake Road
  • 4115 Franklin Road
  • 1510 Groton Road
  • 4031 Pine Tree Trail

Any water coming from the faucet at these homes should be boiled for at least five minutes to kill bacteria, officials said.

Bloomfield Township officials are required to keep the main closed for bacterial testing after the repair is made, a process that will make at least 48 hours.

The boil water alert will be lifted when officials know the water is safe to consume.

For more information, call the Department of Public Works at 248-594-2800.

View the third page of the document below for answers to common boil water alert questions.

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