by: Richard Elliot Updated:
ATLANTA - For the second time in a week, a major water main break has forced the closure of Moore's Mill Road at Peachtree Creek in northwest Atlanta.
According to Ward, city engineers repaired the broken main on one side of the Peachtree Creek Bridge last week, allowing Moore's Mill Road to reopen to traffic. But Ward said once the city increased the water pressure on the
"It's been really annoying," neighborhood resident Katie Peszko said. "I have to go an extra four miles just to get to my house."
Ward also sent out
"What we need people to do is not water their lawns, not use water unnecessarily just to keep the pressure up," Ward said.
Neighborhood resident Laura Sherman got one of the
"(It said) please limit your water consumption because if we all use water too much then with them fixing the system, it could affect the pressure and then we'll go into a boil water status," Sherman said.
Ward couldn't say when the main will be