Multiple water main breaks in Fredericksburg today, road closures announced by the city

Multiple water main breaks in Fredericksburg has led to the closures of many streets in town, according to the City of Fredericksburg. The city announced that closures are expected until 4:30 PM today, July 9, 2018.

The 500 Block of North Lincoln Street from Orchard to College will be closed to thru traffic along with the alley between the 600 blocks of South Creek Street and Bluebonnet Street (from Highway Street to Sunrise Street). The city says that the intersection of Lincoln/Orchard and Lincoln/College will remain open.

Due to the water main break, water utility customers in the 300, 400, and 500 block of North Lincoln Street and 200, 300, and 400 blocks of East Orchard Street will experience an interruption in their water service.

To add to that list, resident’s water service in the 600 block of South Creek Street and the 600 block of Bluebonnet Street will also be affected by the water main break.

“We apologize for any inconvenience and greatly appreciate your cooperation while these main breaks are being repaired,” says the City of Fredericksburg.