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Academy Boulevard in Colorado Springs to open Thursday night following major water main break – Colorado Springs, Colorado

Colorado Springs, Colorado 2021-04-09 02:01:08 –

Colorado Springs, Colorado (KKTV)-The bustling intersection of Colorado Springs opens almost a week after a major water main break.

Colorado Springs Utility Thursday afternoon, N. Academy Boulevard has announced that it will resume in Mazeland Thursday night.

Since the water mains broke decades ago on Friday afternoon, the crew has been working non-stop at intersections and was able to restore water to all affected customers by Monday morning. It was.

According to a Colorado Springs Utility spokesman, work on the water main break was completed as of Monday morning.The crew shifted focus on completing the repair Damaged gas line at the same location.. The original water main damage occurred near the gas main, where the electrical system was overhead. The gas pipe was damaged after hitting a mass of asphalt during a repair of the water main on Saturday.

The water main break was first reported around 3 pm on Friday. The driver was surprised when the road began to flood.

Both directions of North Academy Boulevard in Maisland were closed on Friday afternoon. Closure also affects bus routes.

According to Colorado Springs Utility, the broken water main is about 60 years old.

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