City Of Broken Arrow Lifts Outdoor Watering Ban - NewsOn6.com - Tulsa, OK - News, Weather, Video and Sports - KOTV.com |

City Of Broken Arrow Lifts Outdoor Watering Ban

Posted: Updated:
File photo. File photo.
BROKEN ARROW, Oklahoma -

The City of Broken Arrow said Thursday morning it has lifted a ban on all outdoor water usage. City manager Thom Moton says the city's water supply has reached an adequate level so that he can now lift the ban imposed Wednesday.

The city council passed a resolution banning outdoor watering in a special meeting Wednesday.

A precautionary boil advisory was enacted after a water main burst and officials were worried about possible contamination.

Samples taken Wednesday were tested and showed no contaminates were present. Citing those results, officials lifted the boil advisory Thursday morning.

6/12/2013 Related Story: Health Department Orders Broken Arrow Restaurants Closed

Restaurants received the go-ahead from the Tulsa City-County Health Department to open on Thursday.

St. John Hospital in Broken Arrow voluntarily closed its doors Wednesday due to the water emergency, but reopened Thursday morning.

Pools and splash pads were closed on Wednesday but are now in regular operations.

6/12/2013 Related Story: Water Emergency Forces St. John Broken Arrow To Close

 

Special Features

Live Traffic

Get the latest road conditions on Green Country roadways.

iPhone App

Get breaking news, weather, sports & video directly on your iPhone.

CBS Shows

Watch your favorite CBS shows for free online.

Links

Looking for a website or event you heard mentioned on News On 6? Find it here!

TV Schedule

Need to know what's on TV? Check out our television schedule.

Live Radar

WARN Interactive
Powered by Frankly
News On 6
303 N. Boston Ave.
Tulsa, OK 74103
Newson6.com is proud to provide Oklahomans with timely and relevant news and information, sharing the stories, pictures and loves of Oklahomans across our great state.
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2017 KOTV. All Rights Reserved. For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy, and Terms of Service, and Ad Choices.