Update: Big Eddy water main break repaired

Water was shut off in some parts of the Big Eddy Thursday afternoon after a "major" main break on Sandstone Road.



City crews have repaired the Thursday afternoon water main break in the Big Eddy. In a statement on the city website, the city said crews will be flushing the system, and that residents who experience dirty water should run their taps to clear it.

Original post:

A water main break on Sandstone Road in the Big Eddy has cut off water to portions of the neighbourhood, according to an alert posted to the City of Revelstoke website.

The break is described as “major” and it forced city workers to shut off the water without notice.

Few details are available now; the city has promised to provide details when they are available.