Boil water notice extended for Jackson Water Supply
POSTED: Tuesday, August 21, 2012 - 2:01pm
UPDATED: Wednesday, August 22, 2012 - 10:30am
Tyler, Texas — This Boil Water Notice affects the following area in the Jackson Water Supply Corporation: South of Hwy 31 East, and North of CR 223.
Due to conditions which have occurred recently, Jackson Water Supply PWS 2120016, the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) has required the system to notify involved customers to boil their water prior to consumption.
To ensure destruction of all harmful bacteria and other microbes, water for drinking, cooking, and ice making should be boiled and cooled prior to consumption. The water should be brought to a vigorous rolling boil and then boiled for two minutes.
In lieu of boiling, you may purchase bottled water or obtain water from some other suitable source. When it is no longer necessary to boil the water, water system officials will notify.
Further updates and alerts will also be posted on our website at www.jacksonwatersupply.com.
If you have questions regarding this matter, you may contact our office at (903) 566-1320 or Patricia Watkins at (903) 216-4992.