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

Date of Release: 
August 14, 2023

Paducah Water will be closing the outbound (westbound) lane of Jefferson Street between North 27th Street and North 28th Street beginning Wednesday, August 16. This temporary closure may last through Friday, August 18.

Local access to residents will be maintained; however, through traffic will be required to find an alternate route. This work is to tie in a new watermain as 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.

Paducah Water Midtown Project