UPDATE: Water back on in Mount Angel after main break
UPDATE: Mount Angel Public Works successfully repaired a break to an 8-inch water main on South Main St. Water service has been turned back on in the affected area. City crews will spend the remainder of the day flushing the system to remove as much discoloration as possible. There is no health hazard.
Water has been shut off around the 500 block of South Main Street in Mount Angel after the city's public works discovered a water main break Monday morning.
The water is anticipated to remain off for four to six hours, a press release stated.
Area residents have reported discolored water, and city officials said there is no threat to the public's health at this time.