Boil water notice lifted for City of Tomball after major leak causes low water pressure

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TOMBALL, Texas – A boil water notice has been lifted for the City of Tomball after a major water leak caused low water pressure Saturday.

City officials said on Saturday that crews located a major water leak on S. Cherry Street near Cherrywood Estates at around 3 a.m.

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They then realized that the water leak caused the water system pressure to drop significantly.

According to the city’s Facebook page, the boil water notice was issued “out of an abundance of caution.”

As of 10 a.m. Sunday, the boil water notice was rescinded.

***UPDATE*** As of 10 a.m., Sunday, Nov. 19, the boil water notice is rescinded for all City of Tomball water utility...

Posted by City of Tomball on Saturday, November 18, 2023

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