Canal Break Leads To No Irrigation Water For Jerome


By Paul Johnson

Jerome, Idaho ( KMVT-TV / KSVT-TV ) - The heavy rainfall this past week has damaged a portion of a North Side Canal Company Canal. According to the city of Jerome, a break in the canal occurred on Wednesday night, August 6, due to the heavy amounts of rainfall in the valley. The city said that in order to make necessary repairs, the canal company had to shut water off to its downstream customers.
While repairs have been made, the water has yet to fill the waterways.

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