Water main at Pawnee and George Washington Blvd. to be repaired, starting at 6 p.m. today

WICHITA — Motorists are being asked to avoid the intersection of Pawnee and George Washington Boulevard tonight while city workers repair a water main.

Westbound traffic west of the intersection will be diverted around the construction zone when the work begins at 6 p.m. Turns at the intersection will be restricted until 6 a.m. Friday, when the project is scheduled to be completed.

Water service will be disrupted beginning about 10 p.m. to some homes in the area.