Portion of Bossier Parish under boil advisory

Portion of Bossier Parish under boil advisory

BOSSIER CITY, LA (KSLA) - A boil advisory has been issued for a small area of Bossier Parish on the city's water system. It is for residents along and adjacent to Maplewood Drive off Benton Road, just north of the Bossier City limits.

According to the release, the City of Bossier City Utilities Department is performing an emergency water main repair new the intersection Tuesday morning. The repair work is expected to be finished by 5 p.m.

While the work is being done, water customers will have low water pressure.

The advisory is a precautionary measure and recommends those in the affected area to boil their water for one minute before consuming it until the advisory is rescinded.

The advisory pertains only to water used for consumption.

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