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Local News
2:42 pm
Thu April 24, 2014

Watch: Main Break Turns Baxter Avenue Into a River

Water main break at Baxter Avenue and Eastern Parkway.
Credit Gray Smith/Louisville Public Media

Update 2:22 p.m. Friday: Boil Water Advisory Lifted  

Update 9:45 a.m. Friday: The Louisville Water Co. expects the Eastern Parkway/Baxter Avenue intersection to be closed through the weekend. Here's more:

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Local News
5:22 pm
Wed May 22, 2013

Boil Water Advisory Issued for Southwestern Louisville Neighborhood

Areas under boil water advisory.
Credit Louisville Water Co.

Update 4:55 p.m. Thursday: The boil water advisory has been lifted.

So a Louisville Water Company contractor was working on a water main replacement and the main was cut, causing residents of the Windsor Forest neighborhood to lose water service.

With that, a boil water advisory has been issued Wednesday afternoon for the southwestern Louisville neighborhood "until water quality tests confirm the water is safe to drink." (See map for details on that area.) 

The advisory is expected to be in place "for at least 24 hours," the water company says.

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