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Water Main Erupts In Castle Shannon

Water service has been restored in Castle Shannon today after a water main break created a geyser Monday evening along one local road.


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Safety Of Chloramine Questioned By Clean Water Activists

The Mon River is the water source for hundreds of thousands of Pennsylvania American Water customers. Next month, that water will be undergoing a new treatment process involving chloramine, a mixture of chlorine and a smaller amount of ammonia.


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Pennsylvania American Water To Use New Chemical In Water Treatment

Next month to comply with new federal and state disinfectant standards, Pennsylvania American Water will begin using a blend of chlorine and ammonia called chloramine.


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Water Main Break Creates Mess, Closes Road In Banksville

A muddy mess was left behind when a large water main broke early this morning, sending water downhill and into a local union building and closing a busy road ahead of the morning rush.


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Crews Repairing Water Main Break In South Park

Officials with Pennsylvania American Water say their crews are expected to work into the evening to repair a large water main break in South Park.


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Green Tree Water Main Break Impacts Service

More than two dozen homes are without water after a water main break in Green Tree.


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Water Main Break Causes Damage To Homes In Banksville

An aging water main that was supposed to be replaced this week in Banksville couldn’t wait for repair crews. The line broke on its own Sunday sending thousands of gallons of water into the basements of helpless neighbors.


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Water Main Break Damages Beechview Homes

A water main break in Beechview damaged several homes Wednesday morning.


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Broken Water Pipe Leaves 20 Customers Without Service

A water main break sent water gushing down a street in Mount Lebanon late Monday night.


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Crews Repair Beechview Water Main Break

A Sunday morning water main break closed a portion of a road in Beechview for several hours.


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Water Main Breaks Disrupt Service

Water service has been restored to dozens of residents in two area communities; but the taps were dry for several hours earlier today due to early-morning water main breaks.


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PAW: Drinking Water ‘Exceeds All Standards’

Is Marcellus Shale drilling poisoning our rivers and threatening our drinking water?


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Former DEP Head Defends Pennsylvania’s Environmental Regulations

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – Is Marcellus Shale drilling poisoning our rivers and threatening our drinking water? The headline in the New York Times reads: “Regulation Lax As Gas Wells’ Tainted Water Hits Rivers” and calls Pennsylvania […]


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Controversy Erupts In Aftermath Of Baldwin Fire

BALDWIN (KDKA) — There is controversy following a major fire in Baldwin. Firefighters say they could not fight the fire because of problems with water lines. Meantime the water company says the water lines in […]


Upper Saint Clair Water Main Break, Somerville Road, South Hills

Water Break Caused Major Damage To South Hills Home

An early morning water main break closed a major road in the South Hills and caused significant damage to at least one home. Pennsylvania American Water crews were dispatched to the break along Somerville Drive […]