DALLAS RURAL WATER DISTRICT PRESS RELEASE
*****BOIL ORDER IS LIFTED. The samples came back clear*****
**Boil Order is STILL IN EFFECT until further notice**
Once water samples come back clear, the boil order will be lifter. Due to testing requirments, potentially that may not happen until next week. All emergency contacts will be notified appropriately, along with our website.
The water may be used for dishes, laundry and bathing. The only water that requires boiling is when being consumed.
DRWD has an identified water main break around 6 am today, Tuesday January 24th. It has been isolated and are working to fix it as quickly as possible. Some areas of the system may have not water while others have extremely reduced pressure.
A BOIL ORDER is in effect immediately for the entire system until further notice.
This boil order is issued to water consumers to boil all drinking and culinary water for at least five minutes before use. Oce the IEPA has notified us of acceptable water samples further notification will be sent when this is released.
PLEASE CONTACT THE OFFICE AT 217-847-6577
IF YOU NEED ANY ASSISTANCE
OR HAVE QUESTIONS.