Water main break on Park Street in Bristol

Published on Monday, 6 August 2018 21:34


BRISTOL - The Water Department repaired a water main break on Park Street Monday.

In addition to Park Street, the break affected Tulip Street, Barnes Street, Spruce Street, Dutton Avenue, Jacobs Street and Rockwell Park.

Workers were expected to be done with repairs by late afternoon, with department personnel staying on the scene until the problem was resolved.

Residents in the area likely experienced lower than normal pressure or had no running water at all.

The Water Department, said residents may experience discolored water after repairs. The department advised running cold water in a tub until the water is clear.

Laundry should not be washed in discolored water.

Justin Muszynski can be reached at 860-973-1809 or jmuszynski@bristolpress.com.

Posted in The Bristol Press, Bristol on Monday, 6 August 2018 21:34. Updated: Monday, 6 August 2018 21:37.