Boil water notices lifted in several Metro areas

JACKSON, Miss. (WJTV) — Boil water notices have been lifted in several areas throughout the Metro area.

The Pearl River Valley Water Supply District has lifted the notice for all subdivsions located on the Pelahatchie Bay water system at the Ross Barnett Reservoir.

For the City of Jackson, boil water alerts have been lifted for the following streets:

  • River Oaks Boulevard; 39211
  • River Place 1,2,3,4; 39211
  • Stanford Court; 39211
  • Oakford Court; 39211
  • Greenwing Court; 39211
  • Woodrun Place; 39211
  • River Run Place; 39211
  •  Northtown Road; 39211
  •  River Oaks Place; 39211
  • [1100-1599] Kimbell Road; 39170
  • Speaks Road; 39170
  • Rowan Oaks Place; 39170
  • [1000-1199] Bellevue Place; 39202
  • [900-999] Whitworth Street; 39202
  • Launcelot Road; 39206
  •  Crestleigh Manor; 39212
  •  Brisbane Lane; 39212
  • [4700-4799] Norway Drive; 39206
  • Millwood Place; 39206
  •  [3800-4099] Eastover Drive; 39211
  • Tudor Street; 39213

These are tips from the Mississippi State Department of Health on what actions residents should take after a boil water notice is lifted.

  • Flush faucets for a total of 10 minutes to introduce system water throughout house plumbing.
    • Example:1 faucet — run for 10 minutes
    • 2 faucets — run both for 5 minutes
    • 3 faucets — run each for 3-4 minute
  • Flush any faucet a minimum of 2 minutes to ensure clearing of the line serving the faucet.
  • Discard any drinks, ice, food, etc, made during the boil water notice.
  • Rewash any food or drink contact items (knives, forks, plates, etc.) with cleared system water.
  • Check water filters (in faucets, refrigerators and elsewhere) and replace if necessary.
  • Do not use water from your hot water heater for drinking until several exchanges of the tank have occurred.
  • Run dishwasher through a cycle or two before washing dishes.

Get more information on boil water alerts on the MSDH’s website. 

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