Houston Public Works able to assist residents with shutting off water connection

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Thursday, February 18, 2021
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Even the best plans to avoid disaster weren't enough, and the woman is now left with damage and nowhere to go.

HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) -- With residents throughout the city dealing with broken pipes, water leaks or a freeze, Houston Public Works is able to help.

Officials say that following one of those events, you should turn off your main water connection in order to avoid further damage.

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If you are unable to turn off your water connection, you can call 713-837-0311 and Houston Water will walk you through turning it off.

Officials added that the city expects water pressure to improve by the end of Thursday, Feb. 18.