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Posted on: May 13, 2020

Water service interruption this week on 25th Street

Temporary water service interruptions will continue at properties in the blocks surrounding 25th Street as part of the 25th Street reconstruction project.

The water service interruptions are necessary to install water valves. For most properties, the service interruption is expected to last one day (during the hours listed.) In some cases, it could take longer. We understand water service interruptions are a major inconvenience to residents and ask for your patience with this process. These water service interruptions have already started and will continue with different areas being affected at different times. 

The contractor has placed door notices alerting residents to the water shutoff. These are generally placed on the front door, however, if your home has a gate or if the front door is inaccessible then it will be left on the gate or mailbox. 

Saturday, May 16 

The affected shutoff zone will include the following streets. If you live within this area, please plan for water service interruptions Saturday night between 12 a.m. and 7 a.m. Sunday. In the event of an issue, the contractor might need to turn off the valves for an additional day or two, which is why the 5/16-5/19 window is provided. 

25th Street Ave O to Ave Q ½ [5/16/20 – 5/19/20 East/West] 

Ave O ½ from 25th to 24th [5/16/20 – 5/19/20 East] 

25th to 24th from Ave P ½ to Ave Q (alley) [5/16/20 – 5/19/20 East] 

25th to 24th from Ave Q–Ave Q ½ (alley) [5/16/20 – 5/19/20 East/West] 

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