Boil advisory issued in East Feliciana

Officials of East Feliciana Parish Water District 7 said Thursday that water it supplies to customers on five rural roads in the northeast corner of the parish should be boiled or otherwise disinfected before it is used for drinking or food preparation.

The advisory about possible contamination of the water supply was issued for residents on Robins, Perkins, Norwood, Morgan and Beaver Creek roads, a notice from the district said .

The water district will rescind the “boil advisory” when the state Office of Public Health notifies the district that samples of water from the system were tested and found to be safe, the notice said .