What you need to know as water pressure stabilizes in Jackson MS


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What You Need To Know As Water Pressure Stabilizes In Jackson MS's O.B. Curtis Water Treatment Facility in Ridgeland, Miss., Friday, Sept. 2, 2022. Jackson's water system partially failed following flooding and heavy rainfall that exacerbated longstanding problems in one of two water-treatment plants.

One week after most people in Jackson lost access to reliable running water, they now have it back.

That said, a number of questions are still on the minds of residents, including when the water will be safe to drink.

When will the boil-water notice end?

State and local leaders have been hesitant to provide a timeline for an end to the boil-water notice, but both Mayor Chokwe Antar Lumumba and Gov. Tate Reeves have said it will likely happen in the coming days.

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