Charleston water shutoffs announced

The Charleston Water System has announced shutoffs that will affect customers in downtown Charleston and James Island.

Water will be shut off for about five hours at a time between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. today and Friday and Monday and Tuesday in an area along Sumter Street, Ashley Avenue and Orr’s Court. About 80 customers will be affected.

Water will be shut off in the Stiles Point area of James Island between 9:30 a.m. and 2 p.m. today. Customers on Stiles Drive, Waterloo Street, Lancashire Street, Norfolk Drive and London Drive will be affected.

Reach Dave Munday at 937-5553.