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Public works reporting flooding near Fairview Elementary due to broken water main

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Posted at 5:49 PM, Jun 01, 2020
and last updated 2020-06-01 20:52:05-04

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. — The Kern County Public Works Department is reporting flooding near Fairview Elementary in Southeast Bakersfield due to a broken water main.

The department is reporting flooding on Malibar Avenue, from Sparks Street to Garber Way, due to a broken water main.

They do not have an estimate of how long flooding will last and are recommending drivers in the area find an alternative route.