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Sewer Line Collapse -- Intersection of 12th and Strand closed through Friday

Wednesday, Jun 22, 2016 • 5:00 PM krhensle

Galveston Campus: The sewer line at 12th and Strand (in front of the SON/SHP Building) has an issue that will require it be shut down for 48 hours, which will require traffic to detour around that area. Business Operations and Facilities is working with the City of Galveston on the problem and anticipate it reopening Friday.

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