December 3, 2023
Credit: The Hill
The city of Houston has ordered more than 2 million residents to boil water after a power outage affecting a purification plant.
Houston officials issued the advisory Monday morning after the outage Sunday caused water pressure at the East Water Purification Plant to drop below the minimum allowed by the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ).
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