boil water advisory en Uptown Boil Water Advisory Remains In Effect <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">A wide swath of Uptown New Orleans will remain under a precautionary boil water advisory until at least Wednesday afternoon, according to a city press release.</span></p> Wed, 24 Jul 2013 01:48:52 +0000 Jason Saul 40208 at New Orleans Boil Water Advisory Canceled <p>The New Orleans Sewerage and Water Board has canceled the boil water advisory for the east bank of Orleans Parish, the city announced this afternoon.</p><p>The S&amp;WB, in conjunction with the state Department of Health and Hospitals, conducted bacteriological tests on the city's water supply after yesterday's outage, and determined that the water is safe for consumption.</p><p>The outage occurred Sunday morning after a fire in the S&amp;WB's main boiler room on South Claiborne Ave. knocked equipment offline, causing water pressure throughout the system to drop below safe levels.</p> Mon, 04 Mar 2013 21:50:55 +0000 Jason Saul 30517 at Boil-Water Advisory Affecting 300,000 <p>Most New Orleans residents have water service this morning, but it’s not officially safe to drink.&nbsp;A boil-water advisory remains in effect for the east bank of the parish. Mon, 04 Mar 2013 13:00:00 +0000 Eileen Fleming 30460 at New Orleans Boil Water Advisory to Remain in Effect Until Further Notice <p><strong><em>This article has been updated.</em></strong></p><p>A boil water advisory for the East Bank of Orleans Parish will remain in effect until further notice, the city announced this morning.</p><p>According to Marcia St. Martin, spokeswoman for the Sewerage &amp; Water Board, there was a small fire at approximately 9 a.m. this morning in the boiler room at the Sewerage &amp; Water Board plant on S. Claiborne Ave. The interruption caused a loss of 25-cycle power, and water pressure in the system dipped below 15 psi — the threshold for issuing a boil water advisory.</p> Sun, 03 Mar 2013 19:33:53 +0000 Jason Saul 30440 at Boil-Water Advisory Lifted <p>It’s safe to drink the water again in New Orleans. The boil-water advisory is now canceled. Tue, 09 Oct 2012 22:00:00 +0000 Eileen Fleming 21394 at Boil Water Advisory in Effect For 300,000 on East Bank of New Orleans <p>Thousands of New Orleans residents may be skipping their morning shower, due to a boil-water advisory that remains in effect for most of the city. Tue, 09 Oct 2012 11:00:00 +0000 Eileen Fleming 21343 at Boil Water Advisory Issued for Eastern New Orleans <p>NEW ORLEANS (AP) &mdash; A boil water advisory has been issued for a large area of New Orleans east.</p><p>The Sewerage &amp; Water Board of New Orleans says water pressure dropped in the area Tuesday night when a 30-inch water main broke about 11 p.m.</p><p>The boil water advisory will remain in effect until further notice for customers in an area bounded by Morrison Road, Hayne Boulevard, Downman Road and Bullard Road.<span style="display: none;">&nbsp;</span></p> Wed, 02 May 2012 14:52:42 +0000 The Associated Press 10020 at