New Orleans Sewerage & Water Board

Scoot
April 19, 2018 - 11:05 am
There was celebration and laughter throughout the land as the ruler reigned over his final meeting of an important group that was to keep the citizens safe. Celebration because it would be the ruler’s last meeting with the group and laughter because of the words spoken by the ruler. Laughter rang...
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Chris Miller
March 20, 2018 - 12:45 pm
A consultant firm hired to examine the workings of the New Orleans Sewerage and Water Board found 170 problems it deemed "critical" in the drainage system, according to The New Orleans Advocate and WWL-TV. Among the problems, pumps still cannot move as much water as they are designed to, catch...
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Dave Cohen, WWL First News early edition
January 25, 2018 - 6:48 am
New Orleans officials this morning announced that the precautionary Boil Water Advisory has been lifted for the Westbank. "The Sewerage & Water Board, in conjunction with the Louisiana Department of Health, has canceled the precautionary boil water advisory for the West Bank of New Orleans,"...
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Chris Miller
January 23, 2018 - 2:40 pm
The New Orleans Sewerage and Water Board has issued a precautionary boil water advisory for Algiers residents. "Water pressure dropped below the acceptable level of 15 psi" around 1:40 p.m., according to a statement from the water board. "This advisory will be in effect until further notice. The...
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Dave Cohen, WWL First News early edition
January 20, 2018 - 3:05 pm
New Orleans officials have lifted all of the advisories to boil water, but say there could be another one if people don't limit water usage. "The Sewerage and Water Board, in conjunction with the Louisiana Department of Health (LDH), has lifted the precautionary boil water advisory for New Orleans...
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Dave Cohen, WWL First News early edition
January 18, 2018 - 8:12 am
Everyone on the Eastbank of the city of New Orleans is now advised to boil tap water before drinking it. "This is an expansion of the advisory," Sewerage & Water Board Spokesman Richard Rainey said. "Water pressure dropped below the acceptable level." Officials say too many busted pipes and too...
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Chris Miller
January 17, 2018 - 5:44 pm
The New Orleans Sewerage and Water Board has issued a boil advisory for residents of New Orleans East, including Lake Catherine, Venetian Isles, and Irish Bayou. Officials say water pressure dropped below 15 pounds per square inch this afternoon. The Sewerage and Water Board believes an increase in...
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Chris Miller
January 03, 2018 - 11:34 am
The New Orleans Sewerage & Water Board is telling its customers to stop running their faucets, now that the temperature has risen above freezing. The water system says too much running water is reducing water pressure in the system. "To keep up with the high demand, water pressure across the...
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