Pipeline ruptures; about 7 homes evacuated

According to Victoria Advocate on June 14th: One household remains under evacuation after a natural gas explosion near Cuero Sunday evening, authorities with the sheriff’s office said Monday. A 42-inch pipeline owned [...]

The maximum-security-prison escape by 2 murderers is ‘mind-boggling’ — ‘They’d need help’

According to Business Insider on June 9th: A prison break at a maximum-security facility in New York is baffling authorities who are now frantically searching for two murderers on the loose several [...]

Water main break causes 1 million gallons to leak on Eau Claire’s west side

According to WQOW TV News 18 on June 8: City officials received a report of a water main break on the west side of the city, which caused approximately 1 million gallons [...]

Gas leak prompts evacuation at Harrisburg Area Community College

According to LancasterOnline on June 5: A paving company struck a large gas line at Harrisburg Area Community College Friday. No one was injured in the 12:30 p.m. incident in the 1600 [...]

Occupied police SUV swallowed by massive sinkhole in Colorado

According to MySA on June 5: A police SUV was swallowed by a 15-feet deep sinkhole Friday morning near Denver following torrential storms that hit the area. The Sheridan Police Department vehicle [...]

Hundreds evacuated after gas leak near Fitchburg school

According to The Lowell Sun on June 4: Hundreds of teens and toddlers in tutus were evacuated from a Fitchburg high school after authorities say a high-pressure gas line ruptured in front [...]

Displaced couple sues city after sinkholes wreck Bethlehem Township, Pa., home

According to Lehigh Valley news on May 27: Two Bethlehem Township, Pennsylvania, residents have sued the city of Bethlehem and its water authority after sinkholes in late November made their home unlivable. The [...]

Martin County school dismisses students after water main break

According to WYMT on May 26: High school students in Martin County were released early today. A water main broke near the school, leaving the school without water. The Martin County Superintendent [...]

“Colossal” Water Main Break Floods Streets in Beverly Grove

According to NBC4 News: A water main described as "colossal" break flooded streets in the Beverly Grove area of Los Angeles Tuesday morning. The broken 6-inch main shot a geyser of water [...]

Infrastructure Week 2015: Value of Water Coalition spotlights innovative water projects

According to WaterWorld Magazine: After working around the clock for more than 100 years, the nation's water infrastructure is aging and failing. For example, in America today, a water main breaks every [...]

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