Village of Fall Creek asks community to help prevent freezing pipes

The Village of Fall Creek is asking customers of the Fall Creek Water Utility to continuously run water at the size of a pencil stream.

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FALL CREEK, Wis. (WEAU) -- The Village of Fall Creek is asking customers of the Fall Creek Water Utility to continuously run water at the size of a pencil stream.

The village says it's an effort to keep pipes from freezing during these frigid conditions.

It says water bills will be adjusted accordingly and customers should continue to run water until further notice. Should water pipes freeze, homeowners will be held responsible.


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