Boil Water Notice Issued

Greene County, Miss.

The town of State Line, Miss., in Greene County, is under a boil water advisory. This affects approximately 1,284 customers in the area.

Water system officials notified the Mississippi State Department of Health of a system wide pressure loss due to one or more line breaks.

When a distribution system loses pressure, contaminants can siphon back into the water. Public health officials consider any system that loses pressure contaminated until tests prove otherwise.

Health officials strongly recommend that all water be boiled vigorously for one minute before it is consumed.
The water system will be notified when tests show that the water is safe to drink.