CITY OF HOUSTON EXPLAINS REASONS FOR UNTENDED WATER MAIN BREAKS

According to ABC13 News on August 21st: The stream on Braesmain Drive isn't runoff from recent storms -- it's a water main break that neighbors say has been leaking for weeks. "Water seems [...]

Project reveals 20,000 leaks in Mass. gas lines

According to The Boston Globe on August 21st: The state’s aging natural gas pipelines are riddled with about 20,000 potentially dangerous and environmentally damaging leaks, many decades old, according to the first [...]

Sinkhole Blamed On Heavy Equipment Vibration

According to KEYT updated on August 20th: A resurfacing project on South Harbor Blvd. in Oxnard hit a roadblock on Wednesday when the vibration of heavy equipment cracked a concrete water main. [...]

8 water main breaks reported in Redford Township

According to Detroit Free Press on August 19th: At least eight water mains in Redford Township broke simultaneously on Wednesday afternoon, according to police. It's not clear what caused the ruptures, but [...]

Renters frustrated days after water main break, sinkhole at apartment complex

According to WKOW updated on September 3rd: Renters at an apartment complex on the east side of Madison are frustrated as they're still unable to get into their homes after a water [...]

Explosion demolishes part of Washington State hotel

According to WKRC Cincinnati updated August 19th: An explosion demolished part of a Motel 6 in Bremerton, Washington, on Tuesday night — critically injuring a gas company worker just minutes after the [...]

Aiken city engineers investigate after more than 12 water main breaks this summer

According to NBC26 on August 18th: In Aiken County, many are dealing with water problems as well. Nearly a dozen water main breaks have occurred this summer, and now those who live [...]

Water damage ruins books at academy on Ball State campus

According to WISHTV on August 17th: Water damage has ruined thousands of dollars’ worth of books at a public residential high school on Ball State University’s campus. The (Muncie) Star Press reports [...]

Third power outage in two months affects thousands in Long Beach

According to the Los Angeles Times on August 15th: Almost 19,500 Southern California Edison customers in Long Beach were left without electricity early Saturday morning after an underground cable failed, the utility reported. [...]

Water conservation no longer necessary in Fayetteville

According to 4029TV on August 17th: Temporary water conservation measures are no longer needed, according to the city of Fayetteville. Residents of Fayetteville and West Fork were asked to conserve water on [...]

Buchanan Middle School break-in could delay start date

According to South Bend Tribune on August 20th: Buchanan Middle School officials are hoping they can start school on time in light of the significant damage done there during a break-in Saturday. [...]

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