News from City Hall
City Communications Office
City of Kansas City, Mo.
CONTACT: Mary Charles, city communications officer, (816) 513-1356
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Nov. 18, 2009
Sewer repairs continue to close lanes on Locust Street
Lanes along Locust Street from 11th to 12th streets will be closed from 6 p.m. on Nov. 23 to 6 a.m. on Nov. 24 while contractors for the City of Kansas City, Mo., Water Services Department continue repairs of a sewer line.
Insituform Technologies USA Inc. will be installing the 18-inch cured-in-place-pipe liner for the sanitary sewer in Locust Street between East 11th and East 12th streets. Cured-in-place-pipe liner allows for a trenchless repair that requires no excavation.
For more information, contact Colleen Doctorian, public information officer for the Water Services Department, (816) 513-0232.
The Kansas City, Mo., Water Services Department maintains and operates water collection, processing and distribution systems, stormwater management and control systems, and waste water collection and processing systems for residential and business customers in Kansas City and for wholesale customers in the Kansas City region. Operation is funded entirely by fees charged to customers based on their use of products and services, not by taxes.