Paducah Water Project – Temporary Closure of Section of Jefferson Street for Watermain Project

Date of Release: 
June 22, 2023

Paducah Water will be closing the inbound lane of Jefferson Street between North 30th Street and North 32nd Street from Tuesday, June 27 through Thursday, June 29.  Local access to residents will be maintained; however, through traffic will be required to find an alternate route. This project is to install a new watermain under the railroad bridge.

This project is part of Paducah Water’s Midtown Watermain Replacement Project.

If you have a question, contact Paducah Water Engineering Manager Jacob Northington at 270-444-5560 or

Paducah Water is a municipally owned water treatment and distribution utility. We have served Paducah, McCracken County and the surrounding area for more than 130 years by providing clean, clear water. Our treatment facility can produce nearly 20 million gallons of water per day and consistently meets or beats state regulatory requirements for water treatment.

Jefferson Street map