Stories tagged with: Zanesville Water Department

May 19, 2015 - 4:31pm
20 weeks 2 days ago

Zanesville City Officials say the southbound lane of Underwood Street will be closed Wednesday and Thursday from Market Street to Main Street.

The Zanesville Water Department will be making necessary repairs to the intersection.

Detours will be posted.

July 11, 2014 - 1:20pm
1 year 12 weeks ago

Zanesville City officials announced Friday that a portion of Wayne Avenue will be down to one lane of traffic next week.

Beginning Wednesday at 7 a.m., the Zanesville Water Department will be working on a water main on Wayne Avenue for the day.

The area affected will be from south of Arcadia Lane and north of 719

Temporary traffic signals will be in place to keep traffic patterns consistently flowing.


June 25, 2012 - 4:48pm
3 years 15 weeks ago

Water line repairs will leave some people without water Tuesday.

The Zanesville City Water Department began excavation work to replace a water valve at Riverside Park.

Public Service Director Mike Sims said the new water treatment plant will also undergo warranty work during the valve repairs.

"We anticipate about four or five hours but we posted it until about 3 p.m. just to be safe in case we get into any problems with a cracked pipe or joints that don't want to fit...

April 25, 2011 - 5:54pm
4 years 23 weeks ago

If you're a business owner in Zanesville, you might have to cough up a few extra bucks to pay for your water.

Back in January of this year, Zanesville City Council approved an ordinance to protect the city's public water system which was mandated by the EPA. What this requires now is business owners to purchase a water backflow device to prevent contaminants from getting into the water.

"A lot of the small businesses right now, they are having the hardship on them because of...

September 15, 2010 - 4:43pm
5 years 3 weeks ago

A water main break on State Route 22 in South Zanesville adds to an extensive list of breaks within the past month. It's making more work for the water department which already has their hands full with other projects.

The eight-inch break occurred across from the Sheetz in South Zanesville around 2 p.m. Only one customer lost water, but traffic was backed up. Water superintendent, Paul Mills says that the list of breaks continues to grow.

"We've had some 40 water breaks in...

April 15, 2010 - 3:51pm
5 years 25 weeks ago

The Zanesville Water Department is asking people to conserve water after a 16 inch water main break.

The break occured near the railroad tracks by AK Steel.

Residents can expect low pressure and discoloration, but there is not boil alert.

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