Part of Davenport's Kirkwood closed due to water main break


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Posted Online: July 09, 2013, 12:36 pm
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Press release submitted by Jennifer A. Nahra, city of Davenport

Kirkwood Boulevard is closed in both directions at Farnam Street due to a water main break. The street is expected to reopen by Thursday, July 11; in time for the Bix at 6. Traffic should use LeClaire Street, 14th/15th Streets and Grand Avenue as detours around the closure.

















 



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