Work on Concord’s iconic water tower will affect parking beginning in September
CONCORD, N.C. (WBTV) – From the City of Concord: A prominent feature in Downtown Concord will get a fresh coat of paint and interior cleaning starting in September. The City of Concord’s iconic elevated water tank can be seen rising above Union Street N and Cabarrus Avenue W, and is featured in many photos.
The process will include draining the tank, painting the exterior and cleaning the interior, then sterilizing the interior before returning to service.
The Water Resources department has contracted with a specialized firm to complete this work. The tank will be tented during the sand blasting and painting process, and several additional measures are planned to mitigate any possible damage to surrounding property. Motorists using the Cabarrus Avenue Parking deck or patrons of the Concord branch of the Cabarrus County Public Library will have some temporary detours and vehicle access restrictions starting September 9……