Enjoy all your local news and sports for less than 6¢ per day.

Subscribe Now

8:50 AM MARCH 9: The city of Marble Falls reported the major water line break has been repaired and Stage 5 emergency restrictions are canceled. The city has returned to Stage 3 restrictions.

3 PM MARCH 8: A major break in a large-diameter water line in Marble Falls triggered immediate Stage 5 emergency water conditions for all residents at around 2:30 p.m. Friday, March 8. All nonessential water use must be discontinued immediately, announced a city emergency media release.

Stage 5 rules apply to all residents and restrict the following: 

  • irrigation of landscape areas
  • use of water to wash any type of vehicle except in the immediate interest of public health, safety, or welfare
  • filling, refilling, and adding water to swimming pools
  • operation of ornamental fountains or ponds
  • fire hydrants with the exception of firefighting
  • serving water to restaurant patrons except on request

The restrictions apply until further notice. 

To receive emergency notifications from the city of Marble Falls, sign up for alerts at CivicReady.