A year after the water emergency, Bay City officials focused on improving infrastructure

According to MLive updated on August 10th: Bob Dion, Bay City's water distribution supervisor, is still trying to forget about a taxing three-day search for the source of a water main break [...]

Possible bacterial water contamination at Chapin Elementary, Middle

According to WIS on August 6th: The City of Columbia Water Works advises the water customers of Chapin Elementary and Chapin Middle School, located in Lexington County, to vigorously boil their water [...]

Upper St. Clair water main break is 6th in a week for PA American Water

According to Pittsburgh's Action News on July 29th: At least 75 customers were without water Tuesday night after a water main broke in Upper St. Clair. A spokesman for Pennsylvania American Water [...]

Gas line ruptures while Jackson crews work to fix water main break

According to WJTV12 update on July 29th: Natural gas is spewing out a hole on Siwell and Terry road in Byram, MS where Jackson crews were working on a water main break. Emergency [...]

Water main break blasts Carnegie business, shuts down road

According to Pittsburgh's Action News on July 23rd: A water main break disintegrated a portion of a sidewalk in Carnegie and sent water gushing into a business Wednesday night. Pennsylvania American Water [...]

Report: Cost to fix aging sewers, roads, schools will far exceed funds

According to The Washington Post on July 18th: Just about every jurisdiction in the Washington area has seen increases in taxes or utility fees in recent years, part of an effort to [...]

Water main break nearly sinks wedding in Foxboro

According to The Sun Chronicle on July 16th: A half-dozen water department workers dug deep Saturday to ward off a young couple’s wedding bell blues. And Beach Street residents David and Dianne Saunders, [...]

Water shut off to SIUE campus overnight; boil order in effect

According to Metro-East News on July 15th: A water main break at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville has thousands of employees and students drinking bottled water for the time being. SIUE spokesman Doug [...]

Expensive new water pipelines needed in High Desert

According to Daily Press updated on July 13th: While water pipelines are judged to have a useful life of 50 to 100 years, much of America's infrastructure is falling behind recommended replacement [...]


According to ABC30 on July 6th: A flooding problem at a Clovis school has been fixed. The school district says it was caused by a district employee who hit a fire hydrant. [...]

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