Restrooms were closed on four concourses at Charlotte Douglas International Airport on Thursday afternoon after a construction-related water main break, airport officials said.
No flights were impacted, but some restaurants at the airport closed because of no water, the airport tweeted at 2:30 p.m.
Restrooms on concourses B and C remained closed at 5 p.m. Restrooms were open on Concourse E.
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Water was restored to Concourse D shortly before 4 p.m. “Pressure is not as it is normally, but it is usable,” the airport tweeted. “Starbucks on D/E connector has water and is open.”
At 5:10 p.m., A Concourse restrooms were back up and running.
Earlier in the afternoon, officials urged passengers who had not yet passed through security to use the restrooms in the rental car facility (Hourly Deck.).
Shortly before 3 p.m., crews found the break and were repairing it. Just before 5 p.m., the airport tweeted that the repair had been made. “The water will be returning slowly,” the tweet said.
At 5:48 p.m., the airport announced that “water is up and running throughout the terminal.”