UPDATE, Wednesday, 8:36 a.m.: MassDOT and Barletta Construction say the outage will affect at most 40 homes. It will extend down South only as far as the two apartment buildings nearest the corner of South and New Washington.
The Department of Transportation has sent out a warning that residents of several streets around the Casey Arborway project will have their water cut off on Thursday. The interruption is so Boston Water & Sewer can move a hydrant.
The project builders say residents on the following streets will be affected:
- South Street
- St. Mark Street
- Hampstead Road
The outage is expected to start at 10 a.m. Thursday and be over before 5 p.m.
The notice send out on Tuesday didn't say how far down South Street or the Arborway the outage would go. Jamaica Plain News has a call in to the project's hotline and we'll update this post when we have more specifics.
That hotline is: 617-571-7878.