Officials with the Town of Ferdinand say a water main break has occured in the town in the area of 10th and Missouri Streets.

As a result Water Department officials say water has been shut off to customers in the general area. They say the water will remain turned off untill the problem has been rectified. Meanwhile, a boil order has been put in place for Ferdinand residents along Missouri Street between 13th and 19th Streets until further notice. Residents are advised to bring all cooking and drinking water to a boil before using.

Questions may be directed to Ferdinand Town Hall at 367-2280.