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Boil water advisory lifted for the East Bank of Jefferson Parish

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JEFFERSON PARISH, LA (WVUE) -

Jefferson Parish President Mike Yenni, the Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals and the Jefferson Parish Water Department has lifted the boil water advisory for the East Bank of Jefferson Parish.

Officials say the advisory has been lifted following the restoration of pressure within the water distribution system and an analysis of the bacteriological samples taken on Friday.

Jefferson Parish Officials added that crews have successfully repaired 115 water main breaks since Tuesday.

If residents see a water main break, they are asked to contact the Jefferson Parish Water Department at (504) 838-4363.  

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