The City of Syracuse Department of Water is scheduled to begin a water main repair and valve installation project at 5 p.m. on Thursday, Mar. 11 on E. Washington Street near City Hall. The repair portion of the project will address a water main leak on E. Washington Street. New valves will also be installed in order to help minimize future disruptions to water service.
Properties will experience water shutoffs on the following blocks until the early morning on Friday, Mar. 12:
- 200 – 300 blocks of E. Washington Street;
- 200 block of E. Genesee Street; and
- 100 – 200 blocks of Montgomery Street.
Traffic will be impacted with delays occurring on both the eastbound and westbound lanes near the City Hall Commons building, located at 201 E. Washington Street. The project will also lead to traffic restrictions at the intersection of E. Washington and Montgomery Streets. Residents in need of emergency water resources during the shutoff period can call 211.