Major pipe failure prompts water conservation notice

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ODESSA, Texas (Big 2/Fox 24) – Residents in North Odessa are being asked to conserve water after a major pump failure on Tuesday.

Officials with the City of Odessa say the Utilities Department experienced a major pipe failure at the Upper Plane Pump station on Tuesday.

The pump station supplies a large portion of north Odessa.

The newest reports say the city is able to maintain an upper-pressure plane service at this time. However, they still urge reduced usage while repairs are completed.

The earliest time frame for completion is the end of the day on Thursday.

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