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Boil Water Advisory for the Lower 9th Ward Updates

Sep 23
4:14 PM
Boil Water Advisory for the Lower 9th Ward

Precautionary Boil Water Advisory Lifted for Lower 9th Ward

The Sewerage and Water Board of New Orleans, in conjunction with the Louisiana Department of Health (LDH), has lifted the precautionary boil water advisory for the Lower 9th Ward. Bacteriological tests confirmed that water in the area is safe to drink and can be used for personal needs.
Residents are advised to flush their internal and external plumbing by running water through their system for several minutes.