Emergency Water Outage and Road Closure – O’ Connell Drive

City of Corner Brook

The City of Corner Brook wishes to advise residents and businesses that an emergency water outage and road closure has been scheduled for today, Thursday, February 2nd, 2023, commencing at 8:30 a.m. This outage and road closure is expected to last for approximately 6-8 hours and is necessary to make repairs to the water distribution system.

Areas to be affected for water outage are as follows:

  • Boones Road #’s 12 – 31
  • O’Connell Drive #’s 348, 355, 356, 368

In conjunction with the repairs, O’Connell Drive will be closed to through traffic from the intersection of Boones Road to the intersection of Country Road. 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 Wastewater Division

City of Corner Brook


(709) 637-1596