News from the Water Services Department
CONTACT: Colleen Doctorian, public information officer, 816-513-0232
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: August 8, 2010
Lane closures due to water main breaks at 89 & Wornall
scheduled to be opened by Monday afternoon rush hour
The lane closures between 87th and 90th on Wornall Road that was caused by 12-inch water main break last Wednesday are scheduled to reopen Monday afternoon before the evening rush hour unless complications arise. Traffic is currently reduced to one lane in each direction between 87th and 90th streets. Detours are posted.
Holmes Road between 109th and Red Bridge was reopened on Friday afternoon following a 12-inch water main break in that location on Wednesday, August 4th.
The Kansas City, Mo., Water Services Department maintains and operates water intake, processing and distribution systems, stormwater management and control systems, and wastewater 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.