Stories tagged with: city of zanesville water department

March 24, 2016 - 9:54am
22 weeks 3 days ago

The City of Zanesville announces that you should expect slow downs on Linden Avenue for the next few weeks.

The Water Department said that Linden will be down to one lane from Commissioner Street to Adair Avenue between the hours of 7:30am-3:00pm due to water main work.

The work is expected to last three weeks, weather permitting.  




November 2, 2015 - 8:04pm
42 weeks 4 days ago

Water will be shut down to customers in the northwest corner of downtown Zanesville on Wednesday, November 4th.

The Zanesville Water Department will be shutting down water Wednesday evening in a portion of the downtown area. We were told that surrounding areas may experience low water pressure or discolored water during this process. Monday we spoke to the Water Superintendent for the Department of Public Service; Paul Mills and he told us why this operation is happening.


November 2, 2015 - 8:33am
42 weeks 6 days ago

Water will be shut down to the City of Zanesville customers in the northwest corner of downtown Zanesville on Wednesday. 

Beginning at 4:30pm on November 4, the Water Department will shut down water service from the west side of 6th Street to 3rd Street and from the north side of Main Street to Elberon Avenue. 

During this time the Water Department will replace water main valves. Surrounding areas may experience low water pressure or discolored water. 


August 17, 2015 - 9:58am
1 year 1 week ago

The City of Zanesville Water Department will be installing a new valve this week.

Water will be shut down on Center, Circle, Rankin and Parkview Drives on Wednesday from 8am-3pm or until work is complete. 

Surrounding areas may experience low water pressure or discolored water.


December 10, 2013 - 12:18pm
2 years 37 weeks ago

Some residents in Zanesville will be without water on Thursday. 

The City of Zanesville Water Department will lower a water main on Lincoln Street between Moxahala and Muskingum Avenues Thursday morning. 

Work will begin at 8:00 a.m. and is expected to be complete around 3:30 p.m. 

During this time the east side of Moxahala Avenue from Lincoln to Van Buren Streets will be without water, along with Muskingum Avenue from Lincoln Street to Van Buren.

February 20, 2013 - 8:51am
3 years 27 weeks ago

City of Zanesville Water Crews work to repair a water main break Wednesday morning...

The break happened on Elm Street in east Zanesville. Residents living on Hamline Avenue, Greenwood Avenue, and Wheeling Avenue will be without service, until the problem is fixed. Residents living on side streets in the area may also be affected. Crews hope to have the repairs complete by noon.

January 10, 2013 - 11:43am
3 years 32 weeks ago

A roadway in Zanesville will remain closed after a water main break Thursday morning.

Water crews said Pine Street between Merrick Avenue and Grove Street looked like a lake when they arrived on the scene around 2 a.m. a 12-inch section of a water main broke.

"We haven't had too much problem this winter with some of our bigger ones. It's been some of the 4,6,2 inch lines that have been breaking, but this is probably our biggest in a while," said John Smith City of...

July 12, 2012 - 5:23pm
4 years 6 weeks ago

Muskingum County Commissioners met with city and county water officials in an effort to add additional connecting lines between the two water supplies.

The proposed locations would add a more permanent connection to either Richards or Coal Run roads.

The city's water treatment plant, which at the time was running on generator power, supplied the county with water for a time after the strong storms hit the area nearly two weeks ago.

Zanesville Public Service Director Mike...

July 27, 2011 - 7:21am
5 years 4 weeks ago

The Zanesville Water Department is battling a water main break on Dresden Road Wednesday morning.

Superintendent Paul Mills said that Dresden Road is closed between Yale and Taylor because of a four inch water main break.

Mills said the break isn't too serious and should be fixed within 4-5 hours. He said it's also possible that residents in that area could experience no or low water pressure until the main is fixed.

March 23, 2011 - 10:42am
5 years 22 weeks ago

The City of Zanesville Water Department is currently working to repair ten-inch water main that broke Wednesday morning at Hall Avenue and Malinda Street.

The break to a 10 inch line took place sometime between 6:00-6:30 and has closed Hall Avenue from Underwood to Gattrell Street. Water Department Superintendent Paul Mills said that the break should take two-three hours to repair.

"I'm glad it's the 10 inch instead of the 20 inch valve," said Mills. "A couple...

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