The Public Water Supply Program ensures safe drinking water to the 2.8 million citizens of Mississippi who utilize the state's public water supplies by strictly enforcing the requirements of the Federal and State Safe Drinking Water Acts (SDWAs).
COVID-19 and Drinking Water: Coronavirus isn't a threat to your drinking water.
Extension of Essential Licenses, Permits and Certifications in Response to COVID-19
Critical Infrastructure Messages Related to COVID-19
The Public Water Supply Program is implemented through five major programmatic areas:
The Public Water Supply Program also provides all administrative support necessary to manage the State Drinking Water Revolving Fund Loan Program.
See other topics below.
To contact the Bureau of Public Water Supply, call 601-576-7518.
|Questions and answers from the EPA||https://www.epa.gov/coronavirus/coronavirus-and-drinking-water-and-wastewater|
|Memorandum on Identification of Essential Critical Infrastructure Workers During COVID-19 Response||http://msdh.ms.gov/msdhsite/_static/resources/8512.pdf|
|Extension notice for licenses and certifications||http://msdh.ms.gov/msdhsite/_static/resources/8563.pdf|
|Full details of these extensions||http://msdh.ms.gov/msdhsite/_static/resources/8563.pdf|
|April 17, 2020: Pandemic Update regarding the operational concerns and processes that have been modified||http://msdh.ms.gov/msdhsite/_static/resources/8601.pdf|
|April 17, 2020: Communications structure during COVID-19 pandemic||http://msdh.ms.gov/msdhsite/_static/resources/8572.pdf|
|April 1, 2020: Water Quality Sampling Continues; Operator Certification and CEUs; Continuity of Operations and Credentialing||http://msdh.ms.gov/msdhsite/_static/resources/8567.pdf|
|March 25, 2020: Governor's declaration regarding critical businesses and workers; Dept of Homeland Security identification of Critical Infrastructure and the associated workers||http://msdh.ms.gov/msdhsite/_static/resources/8566.pdf|
|March 16, 2020: Public Service Commission's declaration that vital utilities cannot be cut off for non-payment||http://msdh.ms.gov/msdhsite/_static/resources/8565.pdf|
|Public Water System Operations Manual||http://msdh.ms.gov/msdhsite/index.cfm/30,8153,76,pdf/Water_System_Operations_Manual.pdf|
|License renewal and CE hours||https://www.msdhwo.webapps.ms.gov/home.aspx|
|Private Well Information||http://msdh.ms.gov/msdhsite/index.cfm/30,0,76,762,html|
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