Broken water main disrupts service on Albright College campus in Reading

Posted: 11:31 AM EST Dec 24, 2013   Updated: 5:51 PM EDT Oct 16, 2013
Broken water main at Albright College

A broken water main has disrupted service to part of Albright College's campus in northeast Reading.

The main on broke Wednesday morning in front of the Bollman Center physical education building on North 13th Street.

Water service to the Bollman and Schumo centers, as well as to the Walton, Krause, Crowell and Smith halls, has been disrupted, according to an advisory posted on the college's website.

Reading Area Water Authority crews are working to fix the broken main.

In the meantime, the college has made alternative restrooms available in other campus buildings.

Students with questions about the water main break should contact public safety at x7670, according to the website advisory.