LAFAYETTE - A portion of a Lafayette neighborhood are being asked to boil their water after a water sample tested positive for E. coli Friday.
The city says resident the affected areas include residents east of 95th Street and north of Baseline Road within the Indian Peaks Subdivision, and a small area south of Baseline Road near Indian Peak Drive.
The Public Works Department has been flushing elevated levels of chlorinated water through the distribution system in the affected areas to thoroughly disinfect and cleanse the distribution system. The results of follow up testing are expected after 5:30 p.m. on Saturday October 12, and will be posted on the City's website.
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