The Newcomerstown Water Department, located at 777 E. State St., Newcomerstown, will be closing for lunch from 11:30 a.m. to noon beginning Feb. 1.

It is on a four-month temporary basis, according to the Newcomerstown Public Affairs.

Therefore, the office will be open to the public 8 to 11:30 a.m. and noon to 4 p.m.