Traffic Alert: Water Line Work 15th Street At Myrtle Monday

Traffic Alert:

The Los Alamos Department of Public Utilities water crew will be replacing a water line on the west side of 15th Street at Myrtle Monday. 

Southbound traffic on 15th Street will be merged into the center turn lane beginning at 8 a.m. until 7 p.m. as the crew completes repairs. 

Water services will not be interrupted during this project.

DPU officials advise motorists to observe the speed limit and traffic control devices in the area. 

For more information, contact the Customer Care Center at 505.662.8333 or, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.

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