Town to take water tank offline

FRONT ROYAL – Work on a town water tank next week could affect pressure for users.

Front Royal water treatment plant crews intend to inspect and clean out the storage tank on state Route 55 Nov. 14-23 pending bacteriological sampling. Utilities Service Co. plans to perform the clean-out and inspection under the town’s maintenance service contract.

Users might experience periods of low-water pressure while crews complete the work, the town advised. The work might affect users of services located east of Jamestown Road and Marshall Street in the Jamestown Road, state Route 55 East and Shenandoah Shores Road pressure areas; Horseshoe Drive, Charles Street, Easterly Street, Henrico Drive, Stonewall Drive, state Route 55, Westminster Drive, Robin Hood Lane, Colonial Drive, Commonwealth Drive, Walker Avenue, Canterbury Road, Happy Creek Knolls, Happy Creek Road, Loop Road and Shenandoah Shores Road to Progress Drive.