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Boil Advisory Rescinded

The Waterworks District No 1 (PWS_ID # 1113034) has restored pressure within the water supply system above the minimum required level established by the Louisiana Administrative Code - Sanitary Code.  Water samples collected by the Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals ‑ Office of Public Health have been negative for coliform bacteria.  Therefore the boil advisory released as a precautionary measure is now rescinded.  The water is again safe for consumption.

The following below listed roads will be affected by the Rescinded Boil Advisory.

·       Mouton Cove Area

·       Audubon Road

·       La Hwy 690

·       Pleasant Road

·       7th Ward Elementary

·       Palmetto...

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1 Trillion Gallons of Water

1 Trillion Gallons of Water

1 Trillion Gallons of Water.

Sometimes when we hear numbers that large, it's hard to really conceive of what they mean. How much water is 1 trillion gallons, really?
Well, 1 trillion gallons of water is:

  • the amount of water in about 40 million swimming pools. 
  • the amount of water in about 24 billion baths.
  • the amount of water in Florida's Lake Okeechobee (669 square miles).
  • the amount of water used in one year by 11 million homes.

AND . . . 

  • the amount of water wasted every year by household water leaks. Washington Post

That's really an astounding figure. Every year, enough water to serve 11 million homes is needlessly wasted. (EPA ) Down the drain. That leaky faucet or constantly-running toilet is more than just an annoyance; it is wasting water at an alarming rate. 

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