Broad Street, Moreland Drive, Dunlap Road area to be impacted by water line work

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KINGSPORT — Water customers along the 200 block of Broad Street will be without service from 6‚ p.m. to 1 a.m. overnight Tuesday, April 8, 2014 to permit the installation of new water taps, with customers having odd numbered addresses being impacted. The work will also require the closure of Broad Street, which will limit parking as well.

Meanwhile, ongoing water tap work on Moreland Drive in the vicinity of Air Products will require a continuing lane shift on Tuesday and Wednesday from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. each day, although two-way traffic will be permitted on Moreland.

Also Wednesday night, the repacement of a fire service line serving Greystone Healthcare Center will impact customers along Dunlap Road, from Highway 75 to Beulah Church Road; Wahoo Valley Road, from Dunlap to 800 Wahoo Valley; as well as customers on Beulah Church Road, Pitt Road, and Robinwood Road. This work will require a water outage from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. Water customers are advised to take precautions such as turning off their water heaters, while motorists should pay extra attention and use the utmost caution when alternative routes are not an option.