OLEAN, NY – Starting at 5 p.m. Wednesday, the city will begin work on a water main repair on Prospect Avenue.

According to a press release the city issued shortly before 11 a.m. Wednesday, the repairs are expected to last four to five hours and could cause a disruption in water service. If water is shut off, city officials will notify affected residents.

The repair will affect Prospect Avenue between Front Street and Fifth Avenue. Prospect Avenue will be closed to traffic at Front Street during the repair, and motorists will need to take alternate routes.

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Individuals with questions should contact the City of Olean Water Office at 716-376-5657.

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