You no longer have to boil your water if you live in Natchitoches.
On Friday officials with the City of Natchitoches Water System announced that the boil order had been lifted after all tests collected by the Louisiana Department of Health/Office of Public Health came back absent of bacteria.
A boil water advisory is issued by the Louisiana Department of Health for the City of Natchitoches water system due to the presence of E. coli.
The City of Natchitoches cautions all residents who consume water on the city’s water system to bring all water to a boil, let it boil for one minute, and let cool before consumption or use bottled water for consumption.
This boil order shall remain in effect until further notice.