PALESTINE, Texas (KETK) – The City of Palestine issued a boil water notice on Thursday for some residents.

The notice is impacting the 100 to 500 blocks of Avenue A as well as East Main Street from Sycamore to Avenue A and North Sycamore from E. Main to Avenue A.

East Texans should boil the water before using it or disinfect it.

The city shared the following tips about boiling water:

When boiling water, make sure to heat, and bring the water to a rolling boil for at least 1 minute.

Turn off the heat, and let the water cool.

To store, pour the water into a sanitized container with a cover.