A  precautionary Boil Water Notice that was issued on Tuesday for Lakewood and Union Area residences in Texarkana, Arkansas has been rescinded the water is now safe to use.

Update June 26, 2024

On Tuesday, June 25, 2024, the Arkansas Department of Health required the City of Texarkana, Arkansas public water system, ID 360, to issue a Boil Water Notice to inform customers, individuals, or employees that due to conditions that occurred recently in the public water system, the water from this public water system was required to be boiled before use for drinking water or human consumption purposes.

The public water system has taken the necessary corrective actions to restore the quality of the water distributed by this public water system used for drinking water or human consumption purposes and has provided ADH with laboratory test results that indicate that the water no longer requires boiling before use as of Wednesday, June 26, 2024. The loss of water was due to a water main break at 6905 East St. The properties affected are all of Lakewood and Union pressure plane, Texarkana, Arkansas.

A black tap pouring water into a sink
Rich Walker, ThinkStock

If you have any questions, contact Rick Barton at 903- 798 3850 or 903- 277 0859 or Chris Cagle at 90) 798-3850 or 501 288-5195 at Texarkana Water Utilities.

2024 Texarkana Solarbration

Gallery Credit: Mario Garcia

More From Kicker 102.5