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Posted on: February 21, 2021

Boil Water Notice Rescinded

The City of Galveston has lifted the boil water notice after lab results determined it was safe to do so. The City is also removing water restrictions as the system has been stabilized and the water supply is sufficient.


The City is providing water service to all areas of the island. If you do not have water in your home, it is likely due to an isolated shutoff due to repair work. 


Residents should continue to contain leaks on their properties by turning off water until the leak is fixed. If you need help turning off the water, please call Municipal Utilities at 409-797-3630.



Boil Water Notice Rescinded

2/21/2021


On 2/17/2021 the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality required the City of Galveston public water system, 0840003, to issue a Boil Water Notice to inform customers, individuals, or employees that due to conditions which occurred recently in the public water system, the water from this public water system was required to be boiled prior to use for drinking water or human consumption purposes. 


The public water system has taken the necessary corrective actions to restore the quality of the water distributed by this public water system used for drinking water or human consumption purposes and has provided TCEQ with laboratory test results that indicate that the water no longer requires boiling prior to use as of 2/21/2021. 


If you have questions concerning this matter, you may contact Director of Municipal Trino Pedraza at 409-797-3683.


Aviso de hervir el agua rescindido 21/02/2021 El 17/02/2021, la Comisión de Calidad Ambiental de Texas requirió que el sistema público de agua de la ciudad de Galveston, 0840003, emitiera un Aviso de hervir el agua para informar a los clientes, individuos o empleados que debido a las condiciones que ocurrieron recientemente en el sistema público de agua, El agua de este sistema público de agua debía hervirse antes de usarla para beber o para consumo humano. El sistema público de agua ha tomado las acciones correctivas necesarias para restaurar la calidad del agua distribuida por este sistema público de agua utilizada para agua potable o para consumo humano y ha proporcionado a la TCEQ resultados de pruebas de laboratorio que indican que el agua ya no requiere hervir antes de utilizar a partir del 21/2/2021.Si tiene preguntas sobre este asunto, puede comunicarse con el Director Municipal Trino Pedraza al 409-797-3683.

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