NORTH RICHLAND HILLS (CBSDFW.COM) – North Richland Hills residents are being asked to conserve water due to a break in a supply line. The supply line serves the northern part of the community.
Repairs to the water transmission main will extend through this weekend, therefore Friday afternoon, the City of North Richland Hills extended the water conservation notice to all parts of the city.READ MORE: Jake Ellzey Defeats Susan Wright In Runoff Special Election For Texas' 6th Congressional District Seat
Residents are being asked to turn off sprinkler systems and limit unnecessary water use like refilling swimming pools and fountains.READ MORE: 2 People Killed In Chemical Incident At Plant Near Houston
City spokesperson Mary Peters says the Trinity River Authority told city officials the break took place Thursday evening.
“We’re just watching and waiting at this point,” said Peters. “We’re hoping for the best, but preparing for the worst.”MORE NEWS: Teen Dies In High-Speed Crash In Carrollton
Peters says the city will issue regular updates via city email blasts and social media.