News from Kamloops

December 4, 2013

Valleyview Frontage Water Main Break

   
Kamloops, B.C. – The City of Kamloops experienced a water main break last night around 4:00 pm, reported on the Valleyview frontage road in the 1900 block. An 8 inch isolation valve was damaged causing a water interruption. The valve is 14 feet deep and is in a travel portion of the Valleyview frontage road.

Crews worked all night to replace the damaged valve, but are still working on resolving the issue this morning. Water service to commercial businesses on Oriole Road and the 1900 block of Valleyview frontage road are affected. Currently, the estimated time for return of service is unknown, but expected within the next eight hours.

For further updates and information, please contact Pubic Works at 250-828-3461.

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Media Contact:
Micheal Firlotte, Utilities Services Manager
City of Kamloops
250-828-3461
mfirlotte@kamloops.ca