The water well that provides water to residents and businesses in the village of Tickfaw in Tangipahoa Parish has gone out completely, according to a village news release.
Maintenance workers from Gonzales are on the way to Tickfaw to repair the well, the release says.
Village officials don’t know how long the water will be out, the release says.
There is a limited amount of bottled water at Tickfaw City Hall for people to pick up, the release says.
Senior citizens who can’t pick up the water can call (985) 542-9249 for help.
A boil advisory is in effect for residents of Tickfaw as a precaution, the release says.