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Public Notices

Current Public Notices

December 24, 2022

Due to reduced distribution system pressure, caused by loss of power at the water treatment plant,
the Texas Commission of Environmental Quality has required the City of
Kemp/TX1290004 to notify all customers in the effected area to boil their water
prior to consumption (e.g., washing hands/face, brushing teeth, drinking, etc). Children, seniors, and
persons with weakened immune systems are particularly vulnerable to harmful bacteria, and all
customers should follow these directions.
To ensure destruction of all harmful bacteria and other microbes, water for drinking, cooking, and ice
making should be boiled and cooled prior to use for drinking water or human consumption purposes.
The water should be brought to a vigorous rolling boil and then boiled for two minutes.
In lieu of boiling, individuals may purchase bottle water or obtain water from some other suitable source
for drinking water or human consumption purposes.
When it is no longer necessary to boil the water, the City of Kemp will notify customers that the water is
safe for drinking water or human consumption purposes.
Once the boil water notice is no longer in effect, the City of Kemp will issue a notice to the customer
that rescinds the boil water notice in a manner similar to this notice.
Please share this information with all the other people who drink this water, especially those who may
not have received this notice directly (for example, people in apartments, nursing homes, schools, and
If you have questions concerning this matter, you may contact:
Luis Valentin Kemp City Hall
(903) 603-6306 (903) 498-3191 304 S. Main St
304 S. Main St. Kemp, TX. 75143
Kemp, TX. 75143
This Boil Water Notice & Rescind Boil Water Notice (when applicable) will also be posted on the City of
Kemp webpage at:

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The City of Kemp Water Department is conducting a "chlorine burnout". For more information about this process visit: 

Tax Year 2022 Notices
Notice of Public Hearing on Tax Increase
September 13, 2022 at 7:00 p.m.

Adopted Budget for the City of Kemp

Fiscal Year 2022-2023
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