2 water main breaks leave Alexandria residents dry, some roads blocked

WASHINGTON — Some residents in two Alexandria neighborhoods were left high and dry after water main breaks Tuesday.

Some 200 Virginia American Water customers and 29 fire hydrants have no water service Tuesday night, following water main breaks at Janneys Lane and North Quaker Lane, and at Trinity Drive.

One lane of North Quaker Lane will be closed to traffic in each direction as crews repair the break. Drivers should avoid the area or seek alternate routes.

Some 200 residents in Alexandria have no water following water main breaks Tuesday, Jan. 9, 2018. (Courtesy City of Alexandria)

The following areas may experience disruptions in water service.

  • North Quaker Lane
  • Key Drive
  • Sterling Avenue
  • Saylor Place
  • North Bennett Street
  • President Ford Lane
  • Hall Place
  • Marshall Lane
  • Roan Lane
  • Malvern Court
  • Coventry Lane
  • Trinity Drive (between North Quaker and Princeton)
  • Cathedral Drive
  • Canterbury Lane

Virginia American Water can be reached at 800-452-6863.

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