City orders boil water notice for Pemberton Square Blvd.

Published 7:10 pm Tuesday, March 24, 2020

The city of Vicksburg has issued a boil water notice for both sides of Pemberton Square Boulevard from Halls Ferry Road to the Vicksburg Mall because of a broken 6-inch waterline.

City water and gas superintendent Dane Lovell said water samples have been sent to the Mississippi Department of Health for tests and the notice could be possibly lifted late Wednesday.

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John Surratt is a graduate of Louisiana State University with a degree in general studies. He has worked as an editor, reporter and photographer for newspapers in Louisiana, Mississippi and Alabama. He has been a member of The Vicksburg Post staff since 2011 and covers city government. He and his wife attend St. Paul Catholic Church and he is a member of the Port City Kiwanis Club.

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