GRAND PRAIRIE, La. (KLFY) — The Grand Prairie Water System is issuing a precautionary boil advisory effective immediately due to a main water line break affecting all areas west of the well on La. 363 and all connecting streets including Green Valley, Dallas Lane, Peachtree, Zenon, and all connecting areas.
It is recommended that all consumers disinfect their water before consuming it (including fountain drinks), making ice, brushing teeth, or using it for food preparation or rinsing of foods by the following means: Boil water for one (1) full minute in a clean container. The one minute starts after the water has been brought to a rolling boil. (The flat taste can be eliminated by shaking the water in a clean bottle, pouring it from one clean container to another, or by adding a small pinch of salt to each quart of water that is boiled.) Again, please be sure to disinfect your own water prior to consumption until you have been advised otherwise.
The Grand Prairie Water System will rescind this Boil Advisory upon notification from the Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals – Office of Public Health that additional water samples collected from our water supply system have shown our water to be safe.