Missouri American Water to temporarily stop water shut offs

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MISSOURI – All shutoffs will temporarily cease through the Missouri American Water company in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic.

MAW posted the following to social media:

“In an effort to keep our customers safe during the coronavirus pandemic, American Water will be placing a moratorium and discontinuing service shut offs at this time. We will continue to evaluate this moratorium as more information becomes available. Additionally, American Water will begin the restoration of service to previously shut-off customers. The restoration may take some time, but we will work as quickly and safely as possible. If your service has been interrupted, prior to March 12, 2020, we will restart your service.”