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Water Outage Near Dona Ana Road 2018

A portion of Doña Ana Road, between Pueblo Mesa and Richard Drive, will experience a water outage from 10 p.m. Monday, April 2 until 1 a.m. Tuesday April 3. Highland Enterprises Inc., who has been contracted by the City of Las Cruces, will be connecting the new Doña Ana Road water main at Pueblo Mesa.

The affected areas will include:
All of Aguilera Court;
All of Pradera Dorada Arc;
All of Chitimaca Road;
All of Nosotros Lane;
And Doña Road, from Nosotros Lane to Richard Drive.

Adjacent areas could also be affected. If water is scheduled to be turned off, construction crews will post a door-hanger notice at least 48 hours in advance of the shutoff.

Once service is restored, discolored water may be noticed due to iron, manganese and calcium deposits. Although the water is safe to drink, the City recommends waiting for water lines to clear before washing laundry.

The discoloration should disappear within 24 hours. If it does not, residents should flush all faucets in the house or business for five minutes. If the discoloration persists, call the City of Las Cruces, at 575/526-0500, for assistance.

For information, call the Contracts Administration section of the City’s Public Works Department, at 575/528-3098. The TTY number, for people who are hearing impaired, is 575/541-2182. For after-hours assistance, call Utility Dispatch at 575/526- 500.