Morganton NC – The City of Morganton Water Services Department has recalled the water conservation request sent out earlier today. A local resident called in and reported a sinkhole on the Skelly, Inc., property on E. Meeting Street. upon arrival, Water Resources workers discovered an 8-inch fire service water line had ruptured and was leaking tremendous amounts of water. Workers are now shutting off the line. Thank you to all residents and businesses who took steps to conserve water.