Bucktown water main repaired after break near Armitage, Damen

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Friday, February 27, 2015
Crews work to fix Bucktown water main break
Crews are working to fix a water main break in Bucktown.

CHICAGO (WLS) -- Crews on Chicago's Northwest Side spent all day fixing a large water main break.

Streets and sidewalks flooded near Armitage and Damen avenues in the city's Bucktown neighborhood on Thursday.

Parts of Armitage Avenue were shut down to traffic during the repairs, which finished by Friday morning.

Officials said extreme cold was the likely cause.