City of Houston lifts boil water notice, here's a list of surrounding areas

As a result of the winter weather moving across the Houston area, some cities and municipalities are issuing boil water notices. 

Here are the latest notices that have been issued: 

Bacliff - (RESCINDED)

Boil water notcie rescinded as of February 21, 2021.

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Baytown

City of Baytown (RESCINDED)

Bellaire

The City of Bellaire (RESCINDED)

Clear Lake City - (RESCINDED)

Boil water notice rescinded as of February 21, 2021.

Deer Park - (RESCINDED)

Boil water notice rescinded as of February 21, 2021.

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*Editor's note. MUD stands for Municipal Utility District.

Big Oaks MUD (RESCINDED) 
Chelford City MUD
Cinco Southwest MUD #1
Cinco Southwest MUD #2
Cinco Southwest MUD #3
Cinco Southwest MUD #4
City of Fulshear
City of Katy– Greatwood
City of Orchard
FBC MUD # 133
FBC MUD #165
FBC MUD #50
Fondren Rd
Fort Bend County
Fort Bend County Improvement District #24
Fort Bend County MUD #118
Fort Bend County MUD #143
Fort Bend County MUD #146
Fort Bend County MUD #156
Fort Bend County MUD #190
Fort Bend County MUD #192
Fort Bend County MUD #194
Fort Bend County MUD #2
Fort Bend County MUD #57
Fort Bend County MUD #58
Fort Bend County Municipal Utility District 34 (RESCINDED) 
Fort Bend County Municipal Utility District 41 (RESCINDED) 
Fort Bend County WCID #2 Stafford
FWSD #2
Grand Lakes MUD #1
Grand Lakes MUD #2
Grand Lakes MUD #4
Grand Mission MUD #1
Grand Mission MUD #2
Sugarland - Greatwood and Greatwood Lakes ONLY
Harris County MUD #122
Harris County WCID
Harris Fort Bend MUD #1
Harris/Fort Bend MUD #5
Mission Bend MUD #1
Mission Bend MUD #2
Palmer Plantation MUD #1
Palmer Plantation MUD #2
Quail Valley Utility Districts
Rio Brazos & Four Corners 
The City of Pearland
Thunderbird Utility District
Waterview Estates Subdivision ONLY

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Galveston County

The Freddysville community of WCID #19 in Galveston County is issuing a water boil notice until further notice.  This is due to an outage from the recent cold weather conditions.

City of Galveston

The City of Galveston (RESCINDED)

Harris County

Utility District Name, State Public Water System ID

Faulkey Gully Municipal Utility District  TX1011602
Green Trails Municipal Utility District TX1011839
Harris County Fresh Water Supply District 1A TX1010082
Harris County MUD 130 TX1012097
Harris County MUD 136 TX1010599 (RESCINDED) 
Harris County MUD 16 PWS No. 1011705 (RESCINDED)
Harris County MUD 200 TX1012007 (RESCINDED)
Harris County MUD 205 TX1012704 (RESCINDED)
Harris County MUD 215 TX1012812 (RESCINDED)
Harris County MUD 399 TX1013346 (RESCINDED)
Harris County Municipal Utility District 104 TX1011534 (RESCINDED)
Harris County Municipal Utility District 136 TX1010599 (RESCINDED)
Harris County Municipal Utility District 158 TX1012297
Harris County Municipal Utility District 213A TX1013695
Harris County Municipal Utility District 364  TX1013132 (RESCINDED)
Harris County Municipal Utility District 367 TX1013040 (RESCINDED)
Harris County Municipal Utility District 383 TX1013213 (RESCINDED)
Harris County Municipal Utility District 401 TX1013289 (RESCINDED)
Harris County Municipal Utility District 401 TX1013289
Harris County Municipal Utility District 461  TX1013481
Harris County Municipal Utility District 48 TX1010896
Harris County Municipal Utility District 48 TX1010896
Harris County Municipal Utility District 50 TX1010719 (RESCINDED)
Harris County Municipal Utility District 96 TX1013343
Harris County WCID 91 TX1010063 (RESCINDED)
Harris County Faulkey Gully Municipal Utility District TX1011602 (RESCINDED) 
Harris County Green Trails Municipal Utility District TX1011839 (RESCINDED) 
Harris County Harris County Fresh Water Supply District 1A TX1010082
Harris County Ponderosa Forest Utility District TX1010384 (RESCINDED) 
Harris County Sunbelt Fresh Water Supply District - High Meadows/Fairgreen TX1010292
Harris County Sunbelt Fresh Water Supply District - Oakwilde TX1010022
Harris County Sunbelt Fresh Water Supply District -Northline TX1010117
Harris County SWEA Gardens Estates TX1010218
Louetta North PUD PWS No. 1011870 (RESCINDED)
North Harris County Regional Water Authority (the "Authority") TX1013298
Northeast Harris County MUD 1 – Edgewood TX1013449
Ponderosa Forest Utility District TX1010384
Sunbelt Fresh Water Supply District - Heather Glen TX1010419 (RESCINDED) 
Sunbelt Fresh Water Supply District - High Meadows/Fairgreen TX1010292
Sunbelt Fresh Water Supply District - Oakwilde TX1010022
Sunbelt Fresh Water Supply District - Woodland Oaks TX1010758
Sunbelt Fresh Water Supply District -Northline TX1010117
SWEA Gardens Estates TX1010218
West Harris County MUD 14 TX1012002 (RESCINDED)
West Harris County MUD 15 TX1012001 (RESCINDED)

City of Hempstead

Mayor Shelburne advises that if you have City of Hempstead water you must boil before consumption.

City of Houston

Effective immediately, the City of Houston has lifted the boil water notice that has been in place since Wednesday, February 17, 2021. Customers no longer need to boil water used for drinking, cooking and making ice. Water quality testing submitted to the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) has confirmed that tap water meets all regulatory standards and is safe to drink. 

Jersey Village

On Feb. 16, 2021, the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality required the City of Jersey Village public water system, TX1010016, to issue a Boil Water Notice to inform customers, individuals, or employees that due to conditions which occurred recently in the public water system, the water from this public water system was required to be boiled prior to use for drinking water or human consumption purposes.

The public water system has taken the necessary corrective actions to restore the quality of the water distributed by this public water system used for drinking water or human consumption purposes and has provided TCEQ with laboratory test results that indicate that the water no longer requires boiling prior to use as of February 20, 2021.

If you have questions concerning this matter, you may contact Harry Ward at hward@jerseyvillagetx.com, or 713-466-2107 or Roel Garcia at rgarcia@jerseyvillagetx.com.

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Katy

The City of Katy (RESCINDED)

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City of La Marque

The City of La Marque Boil Water Notice has been LIFTED as of 11:55 AM on Sunday, February 21, 2021. Citizens can go back to normal water usage. The water safe to drink.

La Porte

The city of La Porte's boil water notice was rescinded on Feb. 21, 2021. 

Liberty County

Monarch Utilities is requesting your assistance in announcing a "Boil Water Notice" for our customers in the Raywood water system, Public Water System ID No. 1460041, located in Liberty County. Due to repeated power outages the system is unable to keep up with demand. Bacteriological samples will be collected as soon as conditions improve, and the utility would cancel the Boil Water Notice at that time. This notice affects all 83 customers.

Matagorda County

Monarch Utilities is requesting your assistance in announcing a "Boil Water Notice" for our customers in the Camelot Forest water system, Public Water System ID No. 1610058, located in Matagorda County. Due to leaks the system is unable to keep up with demand. Bacteriological samples will be collected as soon as conditions improve, and the utility would cancel the Boil Water Notice at that time. This notice affects all 104 customers. Customers with questions regarding this notice may contact the company at 1-866-654-7992 or check the Boil Water Notice section of swwc.com.

Montgomery County

As of 3:00 PM February 17, 2021, the following water utilities are under a Boil Water Notice, until notified by the water district that the Boil Water Notice is no longer in effect. When it is no longer necessary to boil the water, the water system officials will notify customers that the water is safe for consumption:

Utility District Name, State Public Water System ID

Montgomery County Municipal Utility District 141 TX1700866 (RESCINDED) 
Montgomery County Municipal Utility District 88 TX1700776 (RESCINDED) 
Montgomery County Municipal Utility District 89 TX1700717 (RESCINDED) 
Montgomery County Municipal Utility District 56  TX1700489 (RESCINDED) 
Montgomery County Montgomery County Municipal Utility District 141 TX1700866 (RESCINDED)
Montgomery County Montgomery County Municipal Utility District 88 TX1700776 (RESCINDED)
Montgomery County Montgomery County Municipal Utility District 89 TX1700717 (RESCINDED)
Spring Creek Utility District TX1700133 (RESCINDED)

Pasadena -  (RESCINDED)

Statement from Mayor Jeff Wagner: "The Texas Commission on Environmental Quality has advised us that City of Pasadena tap water is safe to consume. We are no longer under a boil water notice. The safety of Pasadena citizens is always my #1 priority. Thank you for your patience in this matter as we have taken every step possible to make sure our tap water is safe for consumption. Again, the City of Pasadena is no longer under a boil water advisory. Thank you."

Pearland

Polk County

Monarch Utilities is announcing a "Boil Water Notice" for customers in the Phillips Acres water system, Public Water System ID No. 1870146, located in Polk County.  Due to repeated power outages the system is unable to keep up with demand. Bacteriological samples will be collected as soon as conditions improve, and the utility would cancel the Boil Water Notice at that time. This notice affects all 20 customers.

"Due to a water outage, the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality has required Phillips Acres water system, PWS ID No. TX1870146, to notify all customers to boil their water prior to consumption (e.g., washing hands/face, brushing teeth, drinking, etc). Children, seniors, and persons with weakened immune systems are particularly vulnerable to harmful bacteria, and all customers should follow these directions.

To ensure destruction of all harmful bacteria and other microbes, water for drinking, cooking, and ice making should be boiled and cooled prior to consumption.  The water should be brought to a vigorous rolling boil and then boiled for two minutes.  In lieu of boiling, you may purchase bottled water or obtain water from some other suitable source.  When it is no longer necessary to boil the water, the public water system officials will notify customers that the water is safe for drinking water or human consumption purposes.

Once the boil water notice is no longer in effect, the public water system will issue a notice to customers that rescinds the boil water notice in a manner similar to this notice. Please share this information with all the other people who drink this water, especially those who may not have received this notice directly (for example, people in apartments, nursing homes, schools, and businesses). You can do this by posting this notice in a public place or distributing copies by hand or mail."

Customers with questions regarding this notice may contact the company at 1-866-654-7992 or check the Boil Water Notice section of swwc.com. 

San Jacinto County

Blue Water Cove Water System - Due to a water outage, the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality has required Blue Water Cove water system, PWS ID No. TX2040059, to notify all customers to boil their water prior to consumption.

Monarch Utilities is requesting your assistance in announcing a "Boil Water Notice" for our customers in the Coldspring Terrace Water System water system, Public Water System ID No. 2040031, located in San Jacinto County. This notice affects all 125 customers.

Pinwah Pines Estates Water System - Due to a water outage, the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality has required Pinwah Pines Estates water system, PWS ID No. TX1870130, to notify all customers to boil their water prior to consumption.

Shepherd Hills Estates Water System - Due to a water outage, the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality has required Shepherd Hills Estates water system, PWS ID No. TX2040061, to notify all customers to boil their water prior to consumption.

Monarch Utilities is requesting your assistance in announcing a "Boil Water Notice" for our customers in the Holiday Villages of Livingston water system, Public Water System ID No. 2040067, located in San Jacinto County.  Due to a frozen well the system is unable to keep up with demand. Bacteriological samples will be collected as soon as conditions improve, and the utility would cancel the Boil Water Notice at that time. This notice affects all 724 customers.

Monarch Utilities is requesting your assistance in announcing a "Boil Water Notice" for our customers in the Governors Point water system, Public Water System ID No. 2040008, located in San Jacinto County. Due to leaks the system is unable to keep up with demand. Bacteriological samples will be collected as soon as conditions improve, and the utility would cancel the Boil Water Notice at that time. This notice affects all 159 customers.

Monarch Utilities is requesting your assistance in announcing a "Boil Water Notice" for our customers in the Camelot Forest water system, Public Water System ID No. 1610058, located in Matagorda County. Due to leaks the system is unable to keep up with demand. Bacteriological samples will be collected as soon as conditions improve, and the utility would cancel the Boil Water Notice at that time. This notice affects all 104 customers.

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Seabrook

Out of an abundance of caution, we are asking residents to boil water prior to drinking and cooking. While the City of Seabrook water pressure has remained at minimum pressures and chlorine residuals are within safe ranges as required by TCEQ, the City of Pasadena has issued a boil water notice this evening, therefore, the City of Seabrook believes it is in the best interest of our water customers to do the same. 

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City of Sealy

City of Sealy water customers to the boil water notice immediately.

Spring Valley Village

Due to the extreme winter weather event, the City of Spring Valley Village water distribution system has been impacted with low distribution pressure, the TexasCommission on Environmental Quality has required the City of Spring Valley Village, PW # 1010214, a public water system to notify all customers to boil their water prior to consumption (e.g., washing hands/face, brushing teeth, drinking, etc). Children, seniors, and persons with weakened immune systems are particularly vulnerable to harmful bacteria, and all customers should follow these directions.

To ensure destruction of all harmful bacteria and other microbes, water for drinking,cooking, and ice making should be boiled and cooled prior to use for drinking water or human consumption purposes. The water should be brought to a vigorous rolling boil and then boiled for two minutes. In lieu of boiling, individuals may purchase bottled water or obtain water from some other suitable source for drinking water or human consumption purposes. When it is no longer necessary to boil the water, the public water system officials will notify customers that the water is safe for drinking water or human consumption purposes. Once the boil water notice is no longer in effect, the public water system will issue a notice to customers that rescinds the boil water notice in a manner similar to this notice.

Please share this information with all the other people who drink this water, especially those who may not have received this notice directly (for example, people in apartments, nursing homes, schools, and businesses). You can do this by posting this notice in a public place or distributing copies by hand or mail.

If you have questions concerning this matter, you may contact: City of Spring Valley Village, Public Works Director, Pat Riley at (713) 465-8308, publicworks@springvalleytx.com, 1025 Campbell Road Houston, TX. 77055-7495 

South Houston

Due to the extreme winter storm temperatures, the City of Houston’s Southeast Water Purification Plant (SWPP), which provides, water to the City of South Houston, experienced low line pressure. The Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) requires us to notify customers of the need to boil their water prior to consumption. 

*Sugar Land

The city of Sugar Land has completed the necessary steps to RESCIND the Boil Water Notice for the Greatwood Water System. 

Tomball

*West U

West U is NOT under a boil water notice. The City is operating on 100% well water and is at normal operation pressure.