NAPI water delivery system breaches

The Daily Times staff
Navajo Nation

FARMINGTON — An essential part of the water delivery system at Navajo Agricultural Products Industry breached on Friday.

Navajo Nation Council Speaker LoRenzo Bates said the break occurred in the West Kutz area of NAPI and water service has been shut off there.

"It's a main part of the delivery system," Bates said.

The speaker said he was notified about the situation Friday afternoon and a briefing about the matter was scheduled for late Friday evening at NAPI.

Officials from NAPI, which is a tribal enterprise, could not be reached for comment Friday evening.