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Current boil water orders in the Heartland

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This is a current list of boil water orders in the Heartland. Email news@kfvs12.com to report a boil water order.

Missouri

Bollinger County

A precautionary boil water order has been issued for the south side (Old Lutesville) in Marble Hill until further notice due to a water main break.

Morehouse

The entire city is under a boil order advisory as of Nov. 17. According to City Clerk Heather Hays, a valve at the water plant was stuck and the water tower was drained as a result. It's fixed now and water pressure should return soon.

Illinois

Alexander County

All Southwater Customers in Northern Alexander County are under a boil water order as of Friday, Nov. 3.

DeSoto

A boil order is in place as of  Nov. 13 for Bowlby Road south of 149.

Franklin County

The West Frankfort Water Department issued a boil water order on Wednesday, Nov. 1 for the following areas: St. Louis Street from North Odle to North Benton Road, Odle Street from East Main to East St. Louis, North Sunnyslope from East Main to East St. Louis, and North Benton Road from East Main to East St. Louis.

According to Benton City Hall, officials have been receiving some complaints on Nov. 9 about the smell and taste of the drinking water. Water Supt. Craig Miles said he has spoken with Rend Lake Conservancy District and that the lake has turned over. The different smell and taste could last for a couple of weeks. However, the water is completely safe to drink, according to City Hall. If you have any questions or concerns, please feel free to contact the Water Dept. at City Hall (618-439-6131).

Jackson County

The boil order for Desoto has been lifted as of Nov. 14. It was for Bolby Rd. South of Route 149.

Jefferson County

The city of Mt. Vernon has water leaks in the following areas causing very low water pressure and, in some cases, no water: Pine Street, Central Street, Southgate Apartments, 700 block of Casey, Crownview area, and, the area of 20th Street and Waterworks Road to 16th and Jefferson.  A boil water order is in effect (11/2) for these areas. City crews will be working through the night (11/3) to fix the leaks and restore service as soon as possible.

Pope County

The Millstone Water District issued a boil water order for customers on Shedville Road to Brownfield and all of the side lines. This was issued on Tuesday, Nov. 14.

Williamson County

The boil order for Nov. 16 for Marion residents on Cedar Grove Road and Lamaster Road has been lifted. 

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