Sullivan declares state of emergency in Donaldsonville

Staff Report
The City of Donaldsonville distributed water to area families last night.

Mayor Leroy Sullivan has declared a state of emergency in Donaldsonville after the Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals advised against drinking or cooking with water from the tap.

Peoples Water Service advised customers not to drink, cook or ingest the water. The “do not drink” alert will remain in effect until further notice.