Emergency Water Outage & Lane Closure- O’Connell Drive

City of Corner Brook

Effective immediately, commencing at 1:30 p.m., the City of Corner Brook wishes to advise residents and businesses that there will be an emergency water outage and lane closure today, Thursday April 1, 2021. The outage is expected to last for approximately 6 to 8 hours and is necessary to make repairs to the water distribution system.

Areas to be affected are as follows:

  • O’Connell Drive #’s 238-252

In conjunction with the repairs, O’Connell Drive will be reduced to two lanes from the intersection of Bliss Street to the intersection of Empire Street. The general motoring public is advised to use alternate routes.

The City of Corner Brook would like to thank you for your cooperation and apologizes for any inconvenience this may cause. Residents can call the City of Corner Brook’s Water Information Line at 634-7711 or visit the City’s official website, www.cornerbrook.com, at any time to view current boil water advisories, water outages and road closures.


Keith Costello, P. Tech.
Superintendent of Water and Sewer
City of Corner Brook