Boil water notice issued for parts of Cherokee County
Jacksonville, tx — Due to conditions which have occurred recently in the water system, the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality has required the system, (Craft-Turney Water Supply) to notify all the customers involved in the repair area to boil their water prior to consumption .The area included in this boil water notice is:
**THE AREA ON FM 747 SOUTH BETWEEN THE NORTHERN END OF COUNTY ROAD 1905 TO THE SOUTHERN END OF COUNTY ROAD 1905. **
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 you.