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February 20, 2018 - We're Improving Your Water System – Hoffman Triangle Area - Cooper Contracting, working for Sewerage and Water Board, will install a fire service Wednesday, February 21st.
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February 20, 2018 - We're Improving Your Water System – Florida Avenue - Renda/ J. Brothers Construction Company, working for Sewerage and Water Board and the U.S. Army Corps, will tie in a water line Wednesday, February 21st.
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February 16, 2018 - We're Improving Your Water System – Traffic Advisory – 4th Street - New Orleans - Cooper Construction Company, working for Sewerage and Water Board, will perform water line work Monday through Wednesday, February 19-21, 2018.
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February 16, 2018 - We're Improving Your Water System – Baudin Street - Boh Brothers Construction Company, working for Sewerage and Water Board, will repair a water main Saturday, February 17th.
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February 15, 2018 - We're Improving Your Water System – N. Dorgenois Street - Beverly Construction Company, working for Sewerage and Water Board, will repair a water main Friday, February 16th.
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February 15, 2018 - EMERGENCY REPAIR: We're Improving Your Water System – Irish Channel Area - Subterranean Construction Company, working for Sewerage and Water Board, are performing water line work, Thursday, February 15th.
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February 12, 2018 - We're Improving Your Water System – West End Area - Wallace C. Drennan, Inc., working for Sewerage and Water Board, will replace a water valve Wednesday, February 14th.
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February 12, 2018 - We're Improving Your Sewer System - Traffic Advisory - Freret Street - Wallace Drennan Construction Co., working for Sewerage and Water Board, will perform sewer line work on Wednesday and Thursday, February 14-15, 2018. Residents, businesses and motorists are advised that Freret Street from State to Nashville Avenue will be closed to traffic. Detours will be in place. See attached. ( More )
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February 08, 2018 - We're Improving Your Water System - Emergency Repair - Mardi Gras Blvd. - Wallace Drennan Construction Company, working for Sewerage and Water Board, is performing an emergency waterline repair on Mardi Gras Boulevard today. Residents and businesses on Mardi Gras Blvd from L. B. Landry to L. B. Landry may experience low water pressure on today, February 8, 2018 until 6 p.m. ( More )
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February 07, 2018 - We're Improving Your Water System – Uptown Carrollton Area - Boh Brothers Construction Company, working for Sewerage and Water Board, will repair a water main Friday, February 9th.
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February 07, 2018 - We're Improving your Water System - Gentilly Area - Boh Brothers Construction, working for Sewerage and Water Board, is performing and emergency waterline repair today. Residents and businesses on Old Gentilly Road from Empress Street to Hesser Street may experience low water pressure until 6 p.m. today, February 7, 2018. ( More )
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February 07, 2018 - We're Improving Your Water System - Uptown Area - Cooper Construction Company, working for Sewerage and Water Board will perform an emergency repair on Friday, February 9, 2018. Residents and businesses on several streets in the Uptown Area may experience low water pressure on Friday, February 9, 2018 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. See attached for locations. ( More )
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February 06, 2018 - Update, Update: CANCELLED- We're Improving Your Water System – Garden District Area - Update, Update, Update- The following work below has been cancelled until further notice.


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February 06, 2018 - UPDATE: We're Improving Your Water System – Garden District Area - Update, Update, Update- The following work below has been rescheduled for tomorrow, Wednesday, February 7, 2018 from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m.


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February 06, 2018 - EMERGENCY REPAIR: We're Improving Your Water System – Uptown Carrollton Area - Wallace C. Drennan, Inc., working for Sewerage and Water Board, is performing a repair to a water main today, Tuesday, February 6th.
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February 05, 2018 - We're Improving Your Water System – Ulloa Street - Boh Brothers Construction Company, working for Sewerage and Water Board, will repair a water main Thursday, February 8th.
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February 05, 2018 - We're Improving Your Water System – Joliet Street - Boh Brothers Construction Company, working for Sewerage and Water Board, will perform water line work Wednesday, February 7th.
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February 05, 2018 - We're Improving Your Water System – Garden District Area - Subterranean Construction Company, working for Sewerage and Water Board, will install a fire service Tuesday, February 6th.
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February 02, 2018 - EMERGENCY REPAIR: We're Improving Your Water System – S. Jefferson Davis Parkway - Wallace C. Drennan, Inc., working for Sewerage and Water Board, is repairing a water main today, Friday, February 2nd.
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February 02, 2018 - EMERGENCY REPAIR: We're Improving Your Water System – Central City Area - Boh Brothers Construction Company, working for Sewerage and Water Board, will perform water line work today, Friday, February 2nd.
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February 02, 2018 - RESCHEDULED: TRAFFIC ADVISORY: Lane Closures on South Claiborne as Construction Continues on Water Hammer Project - Construction on the Water Hammer Project will enter its next phase later this week, which will cause some lane closures near the Carrolton Water Plant on South Claiborne Avenue. See attached for more information. ( More )
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February 01, 2018 - EMERGENCY REPAIR: We're Improving Your Water System – St. Charles Avenue Area - Sewerage and Water Board crews will repair a water valve tonight, Thursday, February 1st.
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February 01, 2018 - EMERGENCY REPAIR: We're Improving Your Water System – Robert E. Lee Boulevard - Wallace C. Drennan, Inc., working for Sewerage and Water Board, is continuing to repair a water main today, Thursday, February 1st.
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February 01, 2018 - EMERGENCY REPAIR: We're Improving Your Water System – Jackson Avenue - Boh Brothers Construction Company, working for Sewerage and Water Board, will perform water line work today, Thursday, February 1st.
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February 01, 2018 - EMERGENCY REPAIR: We're Improving Your Water System – N. Cortez Street - V-Keller Construction Company, working for Sewerage and Water Board, will install a fire hydrant Thursday, February 1st.
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February 01, 2018 - EMERGENCY REPAIR: We're Improving Your Water System – S. Salcedo Street - Cooper Contractors, working for Sewerage and Water Board, will replace a broken valve today, Thursday, February 1st.
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January 31, 2018 - We're Improving Your Water System – Fortress Road - Cooper Contractors, working for Sewerage and Water Board, will perform water line work on Friday, February 2nd.
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January 31, 2018 - EMERGENCY REPAIR: We're Improving Your Water System – Robert E. Lee Boulevard - Wallace C. Drennan, Inc., working for Sewerage and Water Board, is repairing a water main today, Wednesday, January 31st.
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January 31, 2018 - TRAFFIC ADVISORY: Lane Closures on South Claiborne as Construction Continues on Water Hammer Project - Construction on the Water Hammer Project will enter its next phase later this week, which will cause some lane closures near the Carrolton Water Plant on South Claiborne Avenue. See attached for more information on lane closures. ( More )
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January 30, 2018 - EMERGENCY REPAIR: We're Improving Your Water System – Brooks Street - Wallace C. Drennan, Inc, working for Sewerage and Water Board, will repair a fire hydrant today, Tuesday, January 30th.
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January 29, 2018 - We're Improving Your Water System – Perdido Street - The City of New Orleans Property Management Department will perform water line work Wednesday, January 31st.
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January 29, 2018 - We're Improving Your Water System – S. Jefferson Davis Parkway - Cooper Contractors, working for Sewerage and Water Board, will replace a fire hydrant Wednesday, January 31st.
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January 28, 2018 - We're Improving Your Water System – Louisiana Avenue - Boh Brothers Construction Company, working for Sewerage and Water Board, will perform water line work Monday, January 29th.
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January 26, 2018 - EMERGENCY REPAIR: We're Improving Your Water System – Pleasant Street - Cooper Contractors, working for Sewerage and Water Board, is performing repairs to a water main today, Friday, January 26th.
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January 26, 2018 - EMERGENCY REPAIR: We're Improving Your Water System – Hollygrove Area - Boh Brothers Construction Company, working for Sewerage and Water Board, is performing a series of water main repairs today, Friday, January 26th.
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January 25, 2018 - EMERGENCY REPAIR: We're Improving Your Water System – Rhodes Drive - Wallace C. Drennan, Inc., working for Sewerage and Water Board, is repairing a water main today, Thursday, January 25th.
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January 25, 2018 - Precautionary Boil Water Advisory Lifted for West Bank of New Orleans - The Sewerage & Water Board, in conjunction with the Louisiana Department of Health, has canceled the precautionary boil water advisory for the West Bank of New Orleans.

Water quality testing for bacterial contaminants came back negative. See attached for more information.
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January 24, 2018 - Precautionary Boil Water Advisory Still in Place for West Bank of Orleans Parish - The Sewerage and Water Board (S&WB) is continuing to test water quality samples. Results will be issued to the public once the S&WB has confirmed the test results with the Louisiana Department of Health. Precautionary Boil Water Advisory is still in place for West Bank of New Orleans. See attached for more info. ( More )
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January 24, 2018 - We're Improving Your Water System - Carrollton-Hollygrove Area - 1-25-18 - Boh Brothers Construction Company, working for Sewerage and Water Board, will perform a series of emergency water line repairs. Residents and businesses on several streets in the Carrollton/Hollygrove areas may experience low water pressure on Thursday, January 25, 2018. See attached for times. ( More )
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January 24, 2018 - EMERGENCY REPAIR: We're Improving Your Water System – S. Johnson Street - Cooper Construction Company, working for Sewerage and Water Board, is repairing a water main break today, Wednesday, January 24th.
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January 24, 2018 - EMERGENCY REPAIR: We're Improving Your Water System – Gen. Ogden Street - Boh Brothers Construction Company, working for Sewerage and Water Board, is repairing a fire hydrant today, Wednesday, January 24th.
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January 23, 2018 - Water Sampling Has Begun for West Bank Precautionary Boil Water Advisory - The Sewerage & Water Board, in conjunction with the Louisiana Department of Health, has begun collecting water samples related to the precautionary boil water advisory on the West Bank. See attached for more information. ( More )
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January 23, 2018 - We're Improving Your Water System – St. Anthony Area - Cooper Construction Company, working for Sewerage and Water Board, will be repairing a water main Thursday, January 25th.
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January 23, 2018 - Precautionary Boil-Water Advisory For Westbank of Orleans Parish - The Sewerage & Water Board (S&WB) has issued a precautionary boil water advisory for the Westbank of Orleans Parish due to a sudden drop in water pressure Tuesday afternoon, Jan. 23, 2018. The drop in pressure was observed at approximately 1:40 p.m.. See attached for more information. ( More )
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January 22, 2018 - TRAFFIC ADVISORY: Magazine Street and Louisiana Avenue Intersection Reopens to Traffic - Contractors working for the U. S. Army Corps of Engineers and Sewerage & Water Board completed roadway construction on the downtown side of Magazine Street and Louisiana Avenue as part of the Southeast Louisiana Urban Flood Control Program (SELA) project on Louisiana Avenue. See attached for more information. ( More )
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January 22, 2018 - EMERGENCY REPAIR: We're Improving Your Water System – West End Area - Cooper Construction, working for Sewerage and Water Board, are repairing water valves today, Monday, January 22nd.
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January 22, 2018 - SWB Reopens on Monday, January 22 - Sewerage and Water Board will reopen their offices at 625 St. Joseph Street and the Customer Service Center located at 4021 Behrman Place Suite M-2 today, Monday, January 22, 2018 for normal business hours.
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January 20, 2018 - New Orleans: Limit Water Use, Precautionary Boil Water Advisory Lifted For New Orleans East - Sewerage and Water Board,in consultation with the Louisiana Department of Health, has cancelled the precautionary boil water advisory for residents and businesses in New Orleans East. Bacteriological tests confirmed that water in those areas is safe to drink and can be used personal needs. See attached for more information. ( More )
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January 19, 2018 - Precautionary Boil Water Advisory Lifted for East Bank of New Orleans West of the Industrial Canal And Lower Ninth Ward - The Sewerage and Water Board (S&WB), in consultation with the Louisiana Department of Health, has cancelled the precautionary boil water advisory for residents and businesses on the East Bank, west of the Industrial Canal and the Lower 9th Ward. ( More )
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January 18, 2018 - Precautionary Boil-Water Advisory For The Entire East Bank of New Orleans - The Sewerage & Water Board (S&WB) has issued a precautionary boil water advisory for the entire East Bank of New Orleans due to a further drop in water pressure Thursday morning, Jan. 18. See attached for more information. ( More )
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January 18, 2018 - New Orleans Residents Urged to Reduce Water This Morning - The Sewerage & Water Board is urging New Orleans residents to conserve water this morning as the agency works to manage the effects of this week's prolonged freeze. Water pressure across the East Bank remained very low overnight, due to a combination of leaks, water line breaks and consistent water use. ( More )
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January 17, 2018 - Precautionary Boil-Water Advisory For New Orleans East - Sewerage & Water Board of New Orleans (S&WB) has issued a precautionary boil water advisory for residents east of the Industrial Canal, including Venetian Isles, Lake Catherine and Irish Bayou. This doesn't include the Lower 9th Ward. See attached for more information. ( More )
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January 16, 2018 - Sewerage and Water Board Issues Freeze Suggestions/ Offices Closed 1-17-18 - The National Weather Service has issued a freeze warning which is in effect for January 16th and January 17th, 2018. During this time, the Sewerage and Water Board offices and customer service telephone center will be closed. ( More )
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January 16, 2018 - Freeze Warning - The National Weather Service has issued a freeze warning, which is in effect for January 16th and January 17th, 2018. During this time, the Sewerage & Water Board offices and customer service telephone center will be closed. See attached for more information. ( More )
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January 16, 2018 - EMERGENCY REPAIR: We're Improving Your Water System – Elba Street - Wallace C. Drennan, Inc., working for Sewerage and Water Board, are repairing a water main today, Tuesday, January 16th.
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January 12, 2018 - We're Improving Your Water System - Traffic Advisory - Lower Ninth Ward - Fleming Construction Company, working for the City of New Orleans, will perform road work on Monday. Residents, businesses and motorists on several streets in the Lower Ninth Ward will experience traffic adjustments on Monday, January 15, 2018 from 7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. See attached for streets affected. ( More )
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January 12, 2018 - We're Improving your Sewer System - Traffic Advisory - Magazine Street - Fleming Construction Company, working for Sewerage and Water Board, will perform sewer line work on Monday. Residents, businesses and motorists are advised that Magazine Street from Poydras Street to Girod will be closed to traffic on Monday, January 15, 2018 from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. ( More )
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January 12, 2018 - We're Improving your Sewer System - Traffic Advisory - St. Anthony Street - Cooper Construction Company, working for Sewerage and Water Board, will perform street restoration on Monday. Residents, businesses and motorists are advised that St. Anthony Street from N. Rampart to Burgundy will be closed to traffic on Monday, January 15, 2018 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. ( More )
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January 12, 2018 - SWB Closed for M. L. King Holiday - The Sewerage and Water Board's Customer Service Lobby at 625 St. Joseph Street and the Customer Care Center located at 4021 Behrman Place Suite M-2 will be closed on Monday, January 15, 2018 in observance of the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday. ( More )
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January 11, 2018 - We're Improving Your Water System – Louisiana Avenue - Boh Brothers Construction Company, working for Sewerage and Water Board, will tie in a water line Tuesday, January 16th.
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January 11, 2018 - We're Improving Your Water System – Tchoupitoulas Street - Sewerage and Water Board crews will repair a hydrant in the area Monday, January 15th.
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January 09, 2018 - We're Improving Your Water System – Hollygrove Area - Wallace C. Drennan, working for Sewerage and Water Board, will repair a fire hydrant Thursday, January 11th through January 12th.
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January 09, 2018 - We're Improving Your Water System – Palm-Air Area - Wallace C. Drennan, Inc., working for Sewerage and Water Board, will repair a water main Wednesday, January 10th.
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January 08, 2018 - We're Improving Your Water System - Traffic Advisory - Walnut Street - Fleming Construction Company, working for Sewerage and Water Board, will perform waterline work on Tuesday, January 9, 2018. Residents, businesses and motorists are advised that Walnut Street from Chestnut Street to Camp Street will be closed to traffic on Tuesday, January 9, 2018 from 7 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. ( More )
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January 08, 2018 - We're Improving Your Water System – Traffic Advisory – St. Anthony Street - Cooper Construction Company, working for Sewerage and Water Board, will perform water line work followed by street restoration on Wednesday and Thursday, January 10-11, 2018.
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January 08, 2018 - We're Improving Your Power System - Traffic Advisory - N. Carrollton Avenue - Grady Crawford Construction Co., working for S&WB, will perform power system work beginning Monday, January 8, 2018 and lasting for three months. Residents, businesses and motorists are advised that N. Carrollton Avenue from Orleans Av. to City Park Av. will have the right southbound lane closed while work is in progress. ( More )
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January 05, 2018 - EMERGENCY REPAIR: We're Improving Your Water System – S. Claiborne Avenue - Sewerage and Water Board crews will perform an emergency water main repair tomorrow, Saturday, January 6th.
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January 04, 2018 - We're Improving your Power System - Traffic Advisory - N. Broad Street - Grady Crawford Construction Company, working for Sewerage and Water Board will perform power system work for three months beginning Monday, January 8, 2018. Residents, businesses and motorists are advised that the left lane of N. Broad St. from Bienville to Orchid Street will be closed during construction. See attached. ( More )
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January 04, 2018 - EMERGENCY REPAIR: Water Main Repair in the Gert Town Area 1-4-18 - Wallace C. Drennan, Inc., working for Sewerage and Water Board, are performing an emergency water main repair today, Thursday, January 4th.
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January 03, 2018 - Water Main Repair in the Palm-Air Area 1-4-18 - Wallace C. Drennan, Inc., working for Sewerage and Water Board, will repair a water main Thursday, January 4th. ( More )
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January 03, 2018 - Sewerage & Water Board urges residents to immediately turn off running water - With temperatures above freezing today, the Sewerage & Water Board is urging residents to immediately turn off their faucets to conserve water. Overuse across the east bank during this cold snap has forced the agency to reduce water pressure. See attached for more information. ( More )
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