Rise to the moment of truth Thursday, October 6, 2022

Tag: WATER

Jackson Water Woes
City of Birmingham collecting water for Jackson, Miss. residents

The city of Birmingham is hosting a water drive this week for people in the city of Jackson, Miss., after a water crisis in the city.

Vibrio Vulnificus
Baldwin County man infected with bacteria in water; learn how to protect yourself

If you have an open wound, be careful about getting in the water around the coast or eating raw seafood.

Photo by Engin Akyurt
Mobile Area Water and Sewer System warns customers of potentially harmful chemicals in drinking water supply

The Mobile Area Water and Sewer System (MAWSS) is advising the public that they have found perfluoroalkyl and polyfluoroalkyl substances, also known as PFAS, in drinking water above advisory levels set by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).

Water by Erda Estremera
Water outage planned Wednesday for parts of Madison County

The Madison County Water Department will cut off water temporarily on Wednesday in order to make system improvements.

Fly Creek Water in Fairhope
Officials in south Alabama city say discolored water is safe but warn water emergency could be declared

Blazing hot weather and little rain have occasionally left residents of Fairhope seeing discolored water coming out of the tap. While it’s perfectly safe to drink, the reason is simple.