Chillicothe – A sinkhole that formed last week do a sewer leak is reported to take several months to fix according to city of Chillicothe
Utilities Director, Brad Long updated the closure information related to the sewer repair at the intersection of Watt and Water Streets. The intersection of Watt and Water Streets is closed as well as the section of Water Street west to Brownell Street.
The closure includes the south sidewalk from Brownell to E. Fairview. Due to the severity of the damage, the repair work could take between one to three months.
During this time the Engineering and Utilities Departments will evaluate the scope of repairs in the area. Questions can be addressed by calling the Water Office at (740) 773-2191.