Please use water sparingly. There are still numerous leaks in the water system, and the system hasn’t been able to pump enough water to build pressure in the lines. If you have water pressure, please avoid using dishwashers, clothes washers, etc. as your usage may be impeding other people on the water line.
Friendship water system has a tanker truck full of water at the church in Danville. It is not drinking water, but is good for flushing toilets, washing, and other purposes. Be sure to bring containers.
I spoke with the water system operator a little while ago. He said that with the temperatures rising, we should see water pipes thawing. That being said, this is the time when leaks appear. Please look and listen for any signs of leaks. If you locate a leaking pipe(s), please turn your water off atContinue reading “February 20th Update”
I spoke with the water system operator just a few minutes ago. Everyone on the system is experiencing low pressure, leaks, or no water at all. It is a compounded problem. If there is a leak in a main line or at someone’s home, it weakens everyone’s water pressure from that point on and mayContinue reading “Feb 18, 2021 Update”
Several people on our water system contacted me this morning about low or no water pressure. I called our operator, who was already enroute to our wells. At 10:35 am, I heard back from. Since most people on our water system are homebound and using more water than is normal, and since everyone is (andContinue reading “Low/No Water Pressure Update”
Forecasters are predicting several days of below freezing temperatures and possible power outages. If you notice a drop in water pressure, have no water pressure, and/or notice a leak in the system, please click on the “Contact Us” tab on this website and let us know as soon as possible. We will be monitoring theContinue reading “Winter Weather Update”
Our water system switched billing providers and we had to manually create each individual water bill. For this reason, and delays with the postal service, several people on the water system have still not received their bill. All of this month’s water bills were mailed out Monday morning, February 8th, from Saline. For these reasons,Continue reading “Late Water Bills”
We received a notice from the Louisiana Department of Health that our water system has failed to monitor for lead and copper during the July 1 through December 31, 2020 monitoring period. As required by Part XII of the Louisiana State Sanitary Code, we are required to notify all members of the water system ofContinue reading “Notice from Louisiana Department of Health”
Friendship Water System Members Meeting February 5, 2021 at 6 p.m. Shady Grove Recreation Center10896 Hwy 501Saline, LA 71070 Agenda Mr. John Culpepper/Operations of the Water System Accounts receivable/payable Billing Website updates ***Due to covid-19 masks and social distancing protocol are to be expected***