Full Water Service Restored at Southeast

CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo., Aug. 29, 2014 – Water samples taken from the repaired city water main came back safe today, allowing the City of Cape Girardeau to restore full water supply to the Southeast Missouri State University campus Friday afternoon, Aug. 29. Residence hall students are encouraged to return to campus on Monday, Sept. 1. Classes will resume and offices will reopen at 8 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 2.

The water main was repaired by 8:30 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 27, but the line could not be activated until city officials completed testing and obtained safety approval.