ALEXANDRIA, La. (KALB) - Check here for updates on active and lifted boil advisories:
Village of Hessmer: Arno Gremillion Road to the bridge just before the Marksville city limits.
Due to water well problems and low water pressure all Town of Colfax water customers are under a boil advisory until further notice.
Rapides Island Water: McKeithen Drive and side roads, Twin Bridges Road going west from, and including, Butte LaRose, south side of Hwy 28 West, going west from Timmons International to and including Stovall Road.
EMC Water System - Upper Part of Melder Road on Hwy 112, Buckhorn Road, Rhame Road.
Recently LIFTED advisories:
The Gay Road area in Alexandria
Coliseum Boulevard area in Alexandria
Bennett Street area in Alexandria
Willow Glen River Road area in Alexandria
Gardner Water Association
What to do once a boil advisory has lifted:
Run cold water faucets for one minute
Run drinking water fountains for one minute
Flush automatic icemakers (make three batches of ice and discard)
Run water softeners through a regeneration cycle
Run water coolers with direct water connections for five minutes.