News from City Hall
City Communications Office
City of Kansas City, Mo.
CONTACT: City Communications Office, 816-513-1349
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Feb. 16, 2011
Penn Valley Parkway to close for large valve repair
The northbound lanes and half of the southbound lanes of Penn Valley Parkway between 27th Street and 31st Street will be closed to repair a large valve and restore the pavement. Additionally, 29th Street between Penn Valley Parkway and Wyandotte Street will be closed. The closures will run from 3:30 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 16 until approximately 4 p.m. Friday, Feb. 18.
During this repair, water customers between Crown Center to the north and the Plaza to the south, and State Line Road to the west and Troost Avenue to the east, may experience lower than normal water pressure.
The Kansas City, Mo., Water Services maintains and operates water collection, processing and distribution systems, storm water management and control systems, and waste water collection and processing systems for residential and business customers in Kansas City and for wholesale customers in the Kansas City region. Operation is funded entirely by fees charged to customers based on their use of products and services, not by taxes.