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Cleveland Water Working on Main Break on Rockside Rd. in Maple Heights


UPDATE 4/12/19

Cleveland Water continues to work on the water main break on Rockside Road in Maple Heights.

Cleveland Water crews have controlled the water flow and are excavating the roadway to begin repairs on a 16-inch transmission main.

Rockside Road will remain closed between Broadway Avenue and Lee Road South until further notice. Drivers should find alternate routes.

The location of the break is east of Pennsylvania Avenue on Rockside Road at the abutment of the bridge. The bridge is maintained by Cuyahoga County and Cleveland Water will work with the County and the City of Bedford on the restoration of the road.


Cleveland Water repair crews are working to isolate and repair a main break on Rockside Road near Pennsylvania Avenue in Maple Heights.

The flow rate of the leak has been controlled and crews are working to isolate the precise location of the leak so repairs can be made.

Maple Heights and Bedford Police Departments have Rockside Road closed from Broadway Avenue to Lee Road South. Drivers should find alternate routes.

Customers in the area may experience temporarily discolored water due to the break. While unsightly, the discoloration is not harmful and should clear after running the cold water tap for several minutes. There is no boil advisory in effect.

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