UPDATE: Water restored downtown

Several buildings are without water due to a broken water main near Boston Pizza.

City of Salmon Arm workers attempt to fix a water main break near the Salmar Grand Theatre

Workers in a section of downtown are happy they will once again be able to wash their hands and use the washroom in their offices.

A broken city water main near Living Waters Church has resulted in a loss of water service to several buildings in downtown Salmon Arm on Thursday.

But by Friday morning, water service was restored.

Hudson Avenue, from Shuswap Street to the entrance to the parking lot near Boston Pizza, has been closed to accommodate the necessary work.

It is not known what caused the problems with the water line.

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