Project Updates

Water Connections – Old to New

On Monday, March 19th and Tuesday, March 20th, the contractor will be transferring water customers from their old water service connection to new ones (between Polk and Tyler Streets). Notices will be sent out to affected business’s today. The shut down for each building should take approximately an hour, and will start at 7AM.

Please contact the City’s project manager, Laura Parsons, P.E., if you have any questions. (360) 385-3000 x2191 or

Bottled Water

Bottled Water:
The City of Port Townsend is providing bottled water on the day of the Water Street water shut-off.  You may pick up bottles of water at the Palace Hotel (1004 Water Street) on Wednesday March 7th.

Work Hours:
The contractor intends to work four ten-hour days, but not every week.  It will depend on how many unexpected conditions they encounter when digging.  For example, the contractor will be working this Friday, March 9th.

For more information, please contact
Laura Parsons at (360) 385-3000 x2191
City of Port Townsend Public Works Department