Boil water notice lifted in Crockett

UPDATE: The City of Crockett said the boil water notice was rescinded and thanked the public for their patience.

HOUSTON COUNTY, Texas (KETK) – The City of Crockett said Houston County Water Control & Improvement District (WCID) #1 issued a boil water notice for all customers on Wednesday.

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According to a release, the Texas Commission of Environmental Quality required Houston County WCID #1 to issue a boil water notice due to failing to meet minimum treatment technique requirements in April.

“To ensure destruction of al harmful bacteria and other microbes, any water that you use for drinking, cooking, or ice making should be boiled prior to consumption,” a release said.

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People can contact Russell Bond at 936-544-3985 if they have questions. The City of Crockett said they will post updates on their Facebook and website when the boil water notice is rescinded.

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