Update 9/16: Low Water Pressure Issues in Southeast Mecklenburg
With the exception of residents on a few streets off of the Plaza, service should be restored to near normal for CMUD customers. The number of potentially affected homes has been reduced from 40,000 to 300, in the area around the booster pump station. Over the next few days, residents may see some excavation and construction, but CMUD officials believe the situation is isolated and stabilized. Service will return to normal over the next 2-3 days. According to Barry Gullet, director of Charlotte-Mecklenburg Utility Department, finding the problem required a very systematic search process which proved successful. Click here for more information.