BOIL ADVISORY: Hagewood Water System

The Hagewood Water System has experienced problems with our water supply system.• A Mechanical Malfunction
Therefore, as a precaution, the Hagewood Water System is issuing a BOIL ADVISORY effective immediately. This BOIL ADVISORY is to remain in effect until rescinded by the Hagewood Water System.

It is recommended that all customers disinfect their water before consuming it (including fountain drinks), making ice, brushing teeth, or using it for food preparation or rinsing of foods by the following means:

Boil water for one (1) full minute in a clean container. The one-minute starts after the water has been brought to a rolling boil. (The flat taste can be eliminated by shaking the water in a clean bottle, pouring it from one clean container to another, or by adding a small pinch of salt to each quart of water that is boiled.)

Again, please be sure to disinfect your own water prior to consumption until you have been advised otherwise.

The Hagewood Water System will rescind this Boil Advisory upon notification from the Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals – Office of Public Health that additional water samples collected from our water supply system have shown our water to be safe.

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  1. I realize this was a mechanical failure, and the boil advisory is just a caution, but there is a company that sells a system that doesn’t have such problems. And the system doesn’t require chemicals. These water systems should check into it.

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