Clarksville Gas and Water Department plans to close University Avenue and Franklin Street for water valve work

Clarksville, TN – The Clarksville Gas and Water Department (CGW) has scheduled water valve work for Monday, June 13, 2022 at 10:00 p.m. on University Avenue and Franklin Street requiring a water shutoff and road closures to allow for the work.

Water service will be cut on University Avenue from Main Street to Franklin Street and on Franklin Street from South Fifth Street to University Avenue. Low water pressure can also affect the neighborhood.

University Avenue will be closed from Main Street to Commerce Street and Franklin Street will be closed from Childers Place to University Avenue during construction. Traffic on University Avenue will be diverted to Main Street and Commerce Street and traffic on Franklin Street will be diverted to North Fourth Street.

Motorists are urged to slow down as they approach the work zone and be alert for utility workers and their equipment or choose an alternate travel route when possible.

Water valve work is expected to be completed, water service restored and roads reopened by Tuesday, June 14 around 5:00 a.m.

About Clarksville Gas and Water

Clarksville Gas and Water Department South Service CenterClarksville Gas and Water is proud to safely and efficiently provide natural gas, water and sewer services to the citizens of Clarksville-Montgomery County by a courteous and professional team of knowledgeable employees.

Natural gas service is also provided to Robertson and Cheatham counties in Tennessee, Christian and Todd counties in Kentucky, and the military installation at Fort Campbell, Kentucky.

CGW is also home to the city’s engineering office which provides expert design and support for water and sewer system improvement projects.

The main office of the Clarksville Gas and Water Department is located at 2215 Madison Street, Clarksville, Tennessee. The phone is 931.645.7400. Hours are 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday.

For an after-hours emergency, call 931.645.0116, 4:30 p.m. to 8 a.m. weekends and holidays.

For more information on Clarksville Gas and Water, visit their website at

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