Tennessee American Water Main Break Repair Continues

Customers in Downtown, North Chattanooga Will Be Impacted Until Friday Evening


Chattanooga, Tenn. (September 12, 2019) – Tennessee American Water experienced a main break late Thursday evening, September 12, near its plant.  As we continue the repair, more customers will be affected, including downtown and North Chattanooga and experience low to no water pressure. 

We sent a CodeRed, emergency notification to customers this morning, Friday, September 13 to alert the affected area.  We anticipate this repair to take all day.

We apologize for the inconvenience as we work safely and as quickly as possible to complete the repair and restore water service.

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Tennessee American Water, a subsidiary of American Water (NYSE: AWK), is the largest investor-owned water utility in the state, providing high-quality and reliable water services to approximately 360,000 people in Tennessee and northern Georgia. With a history dating back to 1886, American Water is the largest and most geographically diverse U.S. publicly traded water and wastewater utility company. The company employs more than 7,100 dedicated professionals who provide regulated and market-based drinking water, wastewater and other related services to more than 14 million people in 46 states. American Water provides safe, clean, affordable and reliable water services to our customers to make sure we keep their lives flowing. For more information, visit www.tennesseeamwater.com.


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