PERU – The City of Peru has issued a boil water advisory beginning on June 7.
The Auburn Board of Public Works will truck water into Peru during temporary maintenance at the water treatment plant and well.
The city has declared a water emergency that requires water conservation practices to ease the burden on hauling water.
Outdoor water use, including car washing and lawn irrigation, will be banned.
The Peru Community Impact Group has donated pallets of drinking water that will be available to the public.
The Auburn Board of Public Works will continue to test the water.