Classes for Portales Municipal Schools canceled, Roosevelt County Courthouse closed Monday due to water main break

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PORTALES, New Mexico (KFDA) - The Roosevelt County Courthouse and school in Portales are closed due to a water main break.

According to officials, Portales is under a precautionary boil order for the next 48 hours.

According to officials in Roosevelt County, county offices will open tomorrow, Tuesday, for regular business hours.

All classes for Portales Municipal Schools are canceled for Monday, September 9th due to a water main break.

According to Portales Municipal Schools the Central Office will be open and all custodians, technology, and maintenance staff will report to work as usual.

The Roosevelt County Sheriff’s Office says a 24 inch water main burst at Commercial Street and Ave. E in Portales.

Photo: Linda Davis
Photo: Linda Davis

They are working on setting up water stations around town.

A truck with drinkable water has been going back and fourth to C&S and Walmart.

As we receive more information, we will keep you updated.

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