COLUMBIA, Md. (WJZ) — A water main break affecting dozens of homes was reported Thursday morning in a Columbia neighborhood.
The Howard County Bureau of Utilities has shut off the water to the water main on Broken Timber Way off Summer Hollow Lane while crews repair a broken valve, the county tweeted.READ MORE: Ravens Marquise Brown Honors Mervo Football Player Who Died Last Week
According to the tweet, county staff expect homes and businesses in the area to be without water for up to six hours while repairs are completed.READ MORE: Ravens Shut Down Herbert, Chargers In 34-6 Victory
The county said the water outage is also impacting service on neighboring streets.MORE NEWS: COVID-19 In Maryland: More Than 800 New Cases & 5 Deaths Reported Sunday
For more information, call 410-313-4900.
WATER OUTAGE: @HoCoGov Bureau of Utilities has H2O off at 9200 block of Broken Timber Way, #ColumbiaMD to repair broken H2O main valve. Outage expected to last ~6 hrs & is also affecting neighboring streets. More info #HoCoMD, call 410-313-4900 or visit https://t.co/EBuQCV9Mmf. pic.twitter.com/aRBpxXKMXw
— Howard County Gov't (@HoCoGov) October 14, 2021