Nonprofit assessing Helena-West Helena water plant after outage, boil order

The West Helena water plant and water tower are shown in Helena-West Helena on Google Street View in this August 2022 courtesy image. (Photo courtesy Google Street View & 360)

HELENA-WEST HELENA -- Two water main breaks about 20 feet apart and a malfunctioning computer system caused thousands of people to go 20 hours without running water and more than three weeks under a boil order.