Powell County water main break repaired


POWELL COUNTY, Ky. (FOX 56) – Water main repairs in Powell County are wrapping up. The main broke after last week’s flooding.

Crews managed to get water pumping again overnight. Some households have been without water for several days now.

Officials say roughly 90% of all customers should get service back at some point today.

“I don’t know about today, but yesterday, they wouldn’t no stores at all had any water around here. We went to Rural King in Winchester and bought water,” said Greg Banks.

A boil water advisory remains in place for customers whose water is already back on.

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