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Water Line Break Update - 05/19/2017

Water pressure will slowly be restored during the overnight hours tonight. A boil water advisory is in effect as service is restored and will remain in effect until further notice.

The following is a revised schedule for water distribution:

Distribution will take place from 9:00 am to 7:00 pm Saturday. The only point of distribution for drinkable water is Vicksburg Mall on Pemberton Blvd. Non drinkable water will be distributed at the Vicksburg Municipal Airport on Hwy 61 South, Vicksburg Mall, Warren Central Junior High School and the Fire Training Center on Old Mill Road. Citizens with specific needs should call the City of Vicksburg Emergency line at 601 801 3431.

 

Free Water Distribution Locations Expanded

The City of Vicksburg will be distributing water to Vicksburg residents affected by the water outage on Friday, May 19 and Saturday, May 20, 2017 at the following locations:

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For Drinkable Water:

Warren Jr. High School on Rosa A. Temple Drive (enter from Mission 66)
&
Vicksburg Mall on Pemberton Blvd

Distribution Hours: 9:00 am to 7:00 pm or as long as the water is available.

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Non-drinkable Water:
(bring your own containers)

Vicksburg Municipal Airport on Hwy 61 South
&
Vicksburg Mall on Pemberton Blvd

Distribution Hours: Friday afternoon until 7:00 pm - Saturday and Sunday from 9:00 am to 7:00 pm

 

 If you have any questions, please call the emergency line at 601-801-3431

 

 

WWISCAA is now distributing water. Contact Reva Causey for more info at 601.638.2474.

2022 Cherry St

 

Water Break

 

According to City Leaders, the water outage will be extended over several days. If you are disabled or have no means of transportation, contact the City of Vicksburg at 601.801.3431. The faucet at Culkin Water District Office on Sherman Avenue has been cut off due to low water pressure. We will notify the public if it is turned back on.

 

City Hall Handicap Access is Temporarily Unavailable

alertDue to repairs to the roof, the handicap entrance to City Hall is temporarily unavailable. Anyone needing assistance can go to the Human Resource Department at 1415 Walnut Street or call the Action Line at 601.636.3411. The main entrance is still open for non-handicapped access. We apologize for any inconvenience. 

 

2016 Flood Information

The latest information pertaining to the 2016 Mississippi River flood event can be found on our site at http://vicksburg.org/index.php/flood-2016 or www.vicksburgwarrenflood2016.com.

 

Boil Water Notices

Boil Water Advisory Issued - 05/19/2017

Important AlertA boil water advisory has been issued for all Vicksburg water customers until further notice. Bring water to a rolling boil for at least 1 minute before consumption. For more information on precautions to take while under a boil water advisory visit the Mississippi State Health Department website.

 

UPDATE - City Wide Boil Water Notice Lifted- September 2, 2016

UPDATE - Boil water notice has been lifted!

The boil water notice has been lifted for the city of Vicksburg. It is no longer necessary to boil water before concumption.

 

 

Emergency Contact Info

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con_tel Emergency Information Line: 601-801-3443

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City of Vicksburg
Emergency Management
1401 Walnut Street
Vicksburg, MS 39180

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City of Vicksburg
Emergency Management
PO Box 150
Vicksburg, MS 39181

Emergency information line - Recorded during local emergencies
601-801-3443

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