Boil water advisory in effect for L'Île-Perrot

A boil water advisory has been issued to residents in the town of L'Île-Perrot, west of Montreal.

People are being asked to boil their water for a minute before drinking.

They are also being asked to reduce water consumption.

The advisory was put into effect Saturday. Residents are being asked to check the town's website for updates.

It's not clear why the town has issued the advisory.