Alert from Orangefield Water Supply Corporation: BOIL WATER NOTICE

Published 10:44 am Monday, August 8, 2016

Due to a Electrical Equipment (submonitor) failure, low water pressure conditions have occured recently in the water system, the Texas Commission on Enviormental Quality has required the system to notify all customers to boil their water proir to consumption.

To ensure destruction of all harmful bacteria and other microbes, water for drinking, cooking, and ice making should be boiled and cooled prior to consumption.  the water should be brought to a vigorous rolling boil and then boiled for two minutes.  In lieu of boiling, you may purchase bottled water or obtain water from some other suitable source.  When it is no longer necessary to boil the water, Orangefield Water Supply Corporation officals will notify you.

If you have any questions regarding this matter you may contact:

Orangefield Water Supply Corporation Office at 409-735-9422

Joe Morton, Manager at 409-670-3881

Jason Engle General Superintendent at 409-670-2473

Joe Roye, Water Supervisor at 409-221-4619