New Orleans Sewerage & Water Board

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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December 19, 2017 - 11:05 am
NEW ORLEANS (AP) -- The agency that oversees drainage, sewer and water systems in New Orleans faces an audit of its spending of federal money received following Hurricane Katrina. New Orleans news outlets report that the Department of Homeland Security's Office of Inspector General notified the...
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Chris Miller
December 18, 2017 - 1:44 pm
The U.S. Department of Homeland Security inspector general will audit the New Orleans Sewerage and Water Board's use of federal Hurricane Katrina recovery money, The New Orleans Advocate reports. Despite hundreds of millions of dollars in grants, the system has dealt with issues with the power grid...
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