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Major water main burst hits Auckland central pressure, causes traffic disruption


The water main, which services much of western central Auckland between the CBD and Western Springs, ruptured in Grey Lynn's Arch Hill Scenic Reserve early this morning.

Watercare is warning residents they may experience reduced water pressure over the next 24 hours or so until it's repaired.

The repairs would require them to access water valves along Tay Street, Great North Road and Ivanhoe Road, meaning some traffic disruption.  Read more