During the week of July 27, the Urbana Water Division will begin draining the East Lawn Avenue water tower in preparation for the repair, rehabilitation and painting of the interior and exterior of the structure. This work is anticipated to begin on Monday, Aug. 3. The tank is anticipated to be out of service for approximately eight weeks.
Problems are not expected other than possibly a slight decrease in water pressure for residents in the immediate area. Residents experiencing water pressure problems are asked to report the issue to the Water Division by calling 937-652-4315.
Submitted by the city of Urbana.