Reclaimed water main damaged in St. Pete Beach

The repair could take two days to finish
Posted at 2:08 PM, Sep 19, 2016
and last updated 2016-09-19 14:08:48-04

A distribution main that supplies the beach communities in Pinellas County with reclaim water service has been damaged by a drilling contractor working at the intersection of 54th Ave N. and Park Street, according to a news release from the City of St. Pete Beach.

Pinellas County Utilities is working to repair the damaged section of the reclaim water main, which is a 36 inch diameter pipe, and is 26 feet deep. It could take two days to finish, according to the release.

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