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UPDATE: Park Vista neighborhood under boil advisory, school closed due to water line break

Crews are working to repair water main
Park Vista Elementary
Posted at 9:08 AM, Apr 23, 2021
and last updated 2021-04-23 14:44:59-04

ST. LANDRY PARISH — Residents of the Park Vista neighborhood in Opelousas are under a boil advisory until further notice.

According to the Opelousas Water System, residents who may be noticing low water pressure should follow the boil advisory.
OWS says that the advisory is due to a broken water main that needs to be repaired.

The advisory is in effect until further notice.

Park Vista Elementary had to close earlier this morning at 10:30 a.m. due to a break in the main water line.

Crews are currently working to repair the break in the waterline, school officials said. School will resume Monday, April 26, 2021.

"If your child is a car rider, you may report to the school at 10:30 AM to pick up your child. Bus riders will be dismissed immediately following the car riders."

The school system asks that those with questions about dismissal to contact the school.

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