Green Lane in Whitby is closed to traffic as contractors work to repair a burst water main.
Traffic lights are also operating at the junction on Churxh Street which has reopened to traffic.
A spokesman from the County Council said: "Green Lane in Whitby closed to traffic while Yorkshire Water contractors repair a burst water main. Damage has been caused to the recent surface dressing in the area. We are aware that the water supply to nearby properties has been affected."