DONALDSONVILLE, La. (BRPROUD) — Parish officials urge water customers in the area to prepare for freezing temperatures Friday and Saturday night.

The announcement from the Parish Utilities of Ascension and ACUD #1 suggested customers protect exposed pipes and let faucets run a slow drip. Officials also encourage people to take care of their neighbors and check in on the elderly and shut-in individuals.

“Remember the Five Ps,” said President Clint Cointment. “Protect People, Pets, Pipes, and

If needed, water customers can call the emergency number at 225-450-1078.