Gov. Reeves declares state of emergency over Jackson MS water crisis.

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rssfeeds.clarionledger.com – Mississippi Clarion Ledger – 2022-08-30 06:54:39

Declaring the City of Jackson’s ongoing water crisis an immediate health threat, Mississippi Gov. Tate Reeves on Monday night issued an emergency order directing the state’s Emergency Management Agency to install an “Incident Command Center” at the city’s O. B. Curtis water treatment plant near the reservoir.

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Gov. Reeves Declares State Of Emergency Over Jackson MS Water Crisis.'s ongoing water crisis Monday evening at the Mississippi Emergency management Agency headquarters in Pearl.

Emergency maintenance

, in conjunction with the state Department of Health, will “begin operating tomorrow (Tuesday) morning to begin emergency maintenance and improvements,” Reeves…

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