Boil water notice for Okolona

CJ-0718-OKBOA-Water-Bills-1C.jpgThe Mississippi State Department of Health has issued a boil-water notice for customers who receive their drinking water from the City of Okolona water supply.

A sampling showed the presence of total coliform bacteria in the drinking water.

Health officials strongly recommend all water be boiled vigorously for one minute before it is consumed. This precaution will last at least two full days and water system officials will be notified when the alert is lifted.