UPDATE: Tuesday, August 18, 2020, 11:30 a.m.
According to city officials from Archer City, the water supply has now been restored.
Residents of Archer City may now resume normal use of the city water system.
Archer City officials would like to thank citizens for their cooperation.
ARCHER CITY (KFDX/KJTL) — The City of Archer City is requesting strict water conservation by residents due to a power failure at the raw water intake system at Lake Kickapoo.
Water will not be able to be transmitted from Lake Kickapoo to Archer City until power is restored.
City officials advise residents to only use water for cooking, bathing and sanitation purposes.
Officials are also urging Archer City residents to not draw extra water, since it depletes the supply of clean water on hand.
Stick with Texoma’s Homepage as this situation continues. We will inform you when the conservation request is lifted by Archer City officials.