Boil water notice issued for 300 customers in Byram - - Jackson, MS

Boil water notice issued for 300 customers in Byram

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BYRAM, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

Due to the recent loss in water pressure from a fire hydrant repair, the City of Jackson Water/Sewer Utilities Division has issued a precautionary boil water advisory until further notice for the following areas:

[5900-5799] Terry Road; (BYRAM) 39272
• Byram Estates
• Timberlake subdivision
• Brantley Drive
• [5700-6099] N McRaven Road; 39209

This advisory affects approximately 300 connections on the drinking water system. 

This is a precautionary advisory.

This notice does not mean that your water is unsafe, but it does mean that you must take precaution and boil your water before use. All customers are advised to boil their drinking water until adequate pressure is restored to the system.

Water should be brought to a rolling boil for one minute for the following: cooking or baking, making ice cubes, taking medication, brushing teeth, washing food, mixing baby formula or food, mixing juices or drinks feeding pets, washing dishes and all other consumption.

Residents will be notified immediately when the advisory is lifted.

For more information, customers may call 601-960-2723 during business hours or 601-960-1778 (or 601-960-1875) after 4:00 p.m. and on weekends.

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