Good news for Donaldsonville residents.
The Boil Water Advisory has been lifted and residents are free to use their water.
The Ascension Parish Sheriff’s Office’s released this statement:
Parish Utilities of Ascension has announced that the Boil Water Advisory issued yesterday for a small section of Donaldsonville has been lifted. Water samples taken by the Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals all proved to be negative. The water is safe to drink. PUA has conducted flushing to move freshly chlorinated water through the water distribution system. There is no need to boil water before using. The water has been determined to be potable and suitable for everyday use by all customers. Please contact Ascension Parish Utilities Department at 225-450-1071 with any questions.