DECATUR, Ga. -- Some people in DeKalb County need to boil their water for now.

The DeKalb County Watershed Division is issuing a boil water advisory for 1777 North East Expressway, Mount Royal Drive and Oak Lane.

Watershed crews are making a repair on a 16-inch water main.

People in the affected area are being asked to boil water for at least one minute after water comes to a rolling boil prior to drinking, cooking or preparing baby food.

This advisory is expected to be in place at least until Saturday, January 11.

For more information, contact the DeKalb County Watershed Department at 770-270-6243.

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