Airway Heights officials: 'Much ado about nothing'
Water conservation statement retracted after project clarifications
Last updated 5/16/2019 at 8:55am
Airway Heights residents were alarmed over the weekend when the city’s Public Works Department announced that one of two interties with Spokane was to be shut down for relocation and asked all residents to begin conserving water immediately.
That alarm quickly turned to relief when city staff amended their statement on Monday, May 13, saying water operations could resume as normal because the intertie connection relocation would be completed in phases, with some to take place at a later date.
The original announcement, which came via a Facebook post on Friday, May 10, asked residents to...