Boil advisory for water system in Athens lifted

Boil advisory for water system in Athens lifted
(Source: WALB)

ATHENS, La. (KSLA) -

UPDATE: On Tuesday, April 6, the boil advisory was lifted. All water samples have been cleared by the Louisiana Department of Health.


The South Claiborne Water System in Athens is under a boil water advisory until further notice.

Areas under the advisory include:

  • From the intersection of LA 518 and LA 146 to west along LA 146
  • Bo Peterson Road
  • Coleman Road
  • Coleman Loop
  • Buck Prince Road to Owen Station at LA 146

Customers should boil their water for at least one full minute before consumption.

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