Boil water advisory lifted for areas of New Orleans East

Boil water advisory lifted for areas of New Orleans East

NEW ORLEANS, La. (WVUE) - Sewerage and Water Board has lifted a boil water advisory that was issued for areas of New Orleans East Thursday night.

The precautionary boil water advisory was lifted for areas of New Orleans East bounded by I-10 to Hayne Boulevard and Read Boulevard to Paris Road.

Officials say that water samples taken and tested by the Louisiana Department of Health tested negative for any contamination.

S&WB says customers who have not used their water supply during this precautionary boil water advisory are advised to flush their internal and external plumbing by running water through their system for several minutes.

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