The boil order for the City of Natchitoches Water System has been lifted. The city will issue an official press release with additional information today.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
NATCHITOCHES – The boil order issued for City of Natchitoches Water System has now been lifted on Friday, June 22, 2018. All tests collected by the Louisiana Department of Health/Office of Public Health on Thursday, June 21, 2018 have come back absent of bacteria.
During this boil order; Louisiana Department of Health/Office of Public Health performed a series of tests to determine if the water met regulatory drinking water standards. Samples were taken from sites in the affected area and tests confirmed that the water meets all state and federal requirements. It is no longer necessary for residents to boil their water before drinking or cooking.
The City of Natchitoches appreciates the public’s patience during this time.