Category Archives: Boil Water Orders

9/6/17 Boil Water Order Lifted

The boil water order for the Lake Moses Subdivision has been lifted by the Benton Water and Sewer Superintendent. We’re sorry for any inconvenience this may have caused.

8/31/17 Boil Water Order

All Benton City Water customers in the Lake Moses Subdivision are now until a boil water order until further notice. We will keep you updated via our webpage and Facebook, or feel free to give our Water Department a call at 618-439-6131 for more information.

We’re sorry about the inconvenience and appreciate your patience!

8/22/17 Boil Water Order

The Benton Water and Sewer Superintendent has issued a boil water order for customers along East and West Old Hickory Court until further notice. We will post updates on the website alerting you when the order is lifted. We apologize for any inconvenience.

7/20/17 Boil Water Order

The Benton Water Department would like to alert customers of a boil water order for the following areas:

All of Enterprise Street
All of Lamberson Street
South Stotlar Street from Webster Street south
All of Elizabeth Street
And any other customer without water. The boil water order is in effect until otherwise noted.

We apologize for any inconvenience!


The boil water order for North 37 from Petroff Road to the Region 5 office has been lifted.

5/16/17 LIFTED! Boil Water Order

May 16, 2017

Boiling water is no longer required for customers along Route 37 between Illinois Ave and the Illinois Region 5 Office. Repairs are complete and the necessary flushing and purification verification steps were conducted. You may return to normal use of your water service.
Please call 439-6131 if you have any questions. The City of Benton Water Department apologizes for any inconvenience.

Craig Miles
Water Superintendent
City of Benton


Boil water order issued for Route 37 North from Illinois Ave to the Illinois Region 5 Office. Customers should boil water for at least 5 minutes before consumption until further notice.

Boil Order Lifted

The boil order for East Main Street from Frisco to 8th Street has been lifted.  There are currently NO BOIL ORDERS for the City of Benton.  

Boil Order

There has been a boil order issued for East Main Street from Frisco to 8th Street.  This is in effect until further notice.   


ALL BOIL ORDERS FOR THE CITY OF BENTON HAVE BEEN LIFTED! The City of Benton wants to thank its citizens for their patience and understanding during this time. There are no boil orders for the City of Benton at this time. Thank you again!