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Safe Zone for Internet Purchases

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Did you know the City of Hammond has a Safe Zone for Internet Purchases? The internet exchange is a public space with good lighting and cameras where people can feel safe to meet someone and purchase an item from exchanges such as Craigslist or local swap shops. The Safe Zone is located in the parking… Read more »

Boil Advisory – Lifted!

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The boil advisory issued November 29 on West Church Street is now lifted effective November 30, 2016. The test results came back from the State, and the water is safe to drink and use. The water main was repaired quickly. Thanks for your patience during the repair.

Boil Advisory

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The City of Hammond is issuing an immediate boil advisory—effective November 29, 2016—on West Church Street from North Pine Street to North General Pershing Street. The boil advisory is due to a break in the water main, which has been repaired. The City expects to receive test results from the State tomorrow and will be… Read more »

Public Notice-This is NOT a boil advisory

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PUBLIC NOTICE The Hammond Water Supply is in violation of the maximum residual disinfectant level (MRDL) for chlorine dioxide as set forth by the State [Part XII of the Louisiana State Sanitary Code (LAC 51-XII)] and the Federal Primary Drinking Water Regulations (40 CFR Part 141). The Hammond Water Supply exceeded the chlorine dioxide MRDL… Read more »