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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.


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.


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.


Water Service Interruption - Bowmar

alertDue to water repairs in the area, water service is out on Drummond Ave from Arthur St. to Bowmar Ave., all of Bowmar Ave. and Washington Street from Fairgrounds Street to Bowmar Ave. We will keep you updated on the progress of the repairs.

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Road Closure - Warrenton Road

alertOn Monday, October 27, 2014, Warrenton Rd. just south of Kemp Bottom Rd will be closed from 6:00 am until 4:00 pm for construction work.

Boil Water Notices

Boil Water Alert - Highway 61 North Area - July 24, 2017 * * Lifted * *

There is a water outage in the area of Kitty Bingham Drive, Debrah Drive, and Hwy 61 North between Circle K and UPS on both sides of highway. Repairs should be completed by early evening. When water is restored there will be a boil water advisory in the area. ** CANCELED **

Boil Water Advisory Issued - 05/19/2017-LIFTED

Important Alert

The boil water notice for the City of Vicksburg has been lifted. All  City of Vicksburg water connections are now safe to drink.

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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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

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