News from Water Services
CONTACT: Colleen Doctorian, public information officer, 816-513-0232
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Nov. 20th, 2011
Downtown water main break creates water outages, road closures
Due to a 24-inch water main break at 8th and Baltimore, water is out on Baltimore between 8th and 9th Streets. Businesses and residents in the area of 8th and Baltimore may also be experiencing low water pressure. Baltimore Avenue between 8thand 9th Streets. is closed, as well as Eighth Street from Baltimore to Main.
Water Services crews are on site assessing the damage and preparing for the repairs.
Updates will be provided as work progresses.
For more information, contact Colleen Doctorian, public information officer for the Water Services Department at (816) 513-0232.
The Kansas City, Mo., Water Services Department maintains and operates water collection, processing and distribution systems, stormwater 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 by fees charged to customers based on their use of products and services.
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