Sunday, May 22, 2022

Emergency water repair closes block of S. 10th Street

WILMINGTON — Cape Fear Public Utility Authority closed a block of South 10th Street near downtown Wilmington on Wednesday. Crews were repairing a water main leak.

Traffic is closed off to the 700 block of South 10th Street, between Queen and Wooster. Also closed is the right turn lane of Wooster onto South 10th and the streetside parking lots.

Only local traffic traffic will be allowed in the 700 block of South 10th Street from Queen Street only. Northbound traffic from South 10th will be blocked, and drivers will be able to detour around the closure by traveling on South 11th and 9th streets.

Drivers can detour around the closure using South 11th and South 9th streets.

CFPUA will inform customers if a precautionary boil water advisory be issued from the repair.


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Shea Carver
Shea Carver is the editor in chief at Port City Daily. A UNCW alumna, Shea worked in the print media business in Wilmington for 22 years before joining the PCD team in October 2020. She specializes in arts coverage — music, film, literature, theatre — the dining scene, and can often be tapped on where to go, what to do and who to see in Wilmington. When she isn’t hanging with her pup, Shadow Wolf, tending the garden or spinning vinyl, she’s attending concerts and live theater.

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