Monday, March 2, 2015

waterplantConstructed in 1969, the Vicksburg Water Plant employs 9 full time employees and has provided an excellent product throughout the years. The facility operates 24 hours per day, 365 days per year. We are confident that the facility can meet or exceed drinking water standards for the next ten years without modifications. Currently, the facility produces water that exceeds the standards set for potable water.

The facility has eleven raw water wells with a capacity of 2 million gallons per day each. The raw water has a total hardness of 240-340 ppm (parts per million), an alkalinity of 260-400 ppm, 7-8 ppm iron, a Ph of 6.9-7.1, standard units and undesirable amounts of hydrogen sulfide gas and carbon dioxide.    Click NEXT to read more ...

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Boil Water Notices

The Guide to Boil Water Alerts

Vickbsurg water plantThe Vicksburg Water Treatment Plant, under the direction of Mr. Pat McGuffie, operates 24 hours per day 365 days per year to provide residents with a quality water supply. Water is extracted from aquifers beneath the earth's surface, treated at the plant and then pumped into homes and businesses throughout the city. City of Vicksburg municipal water customers enjoy an excellent product that exceeds the standards set for potable water.

Boil Water Notice - Drusilla Lane * LIFTED *

alertDue to a broken water main in your area, water customers are asked to boil their water until further notice: Drusilla Lane    * * * LIFTED * * *

Boil Water Notice - Hwy 61 Grange Hall Area - LIFTED

alertDue to a broken water main in your area, water customers are asked to boil their water until further notice: on the east side of HWY 61 South - from 4326 Hwy 61 South to Grange Hall Road. *** LIFTED ***

Boil Water Notice, Berryman Rd Area - Lifted

warningDue to a water main break, the Vicksburg water department has issued a boil water alert for water customers in the following areas: from Berryman Rd, east on Clay St to Hwy 80 city limits sign and all of Berryman Rd to the City Limits signs including Maxwell Dr. and YMCA Place. Customers are asked to boil their water until further notice. * * * LIFTED * * * 

Boil Water Notice, North Washington and Hwy 61 Area * LIFTED*

warningDue to a broken six inch water main in your area the Vicksburg Water department has issued a boil water notice for the Hwy 61 North, North Washington St and Wells Rd area. Until further notice, please boil your water before consumption. * * * LIFTED * * * 

WT Director

mcguffie
Vicksburg, MS, United States

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