Debate Rages Over How To Handle High Levels Of Lead In Pittsburgh WaterA debate is raging over whether the city of Pittsburgh and the Pittsburgh Water And Sewer Authority are doing enough to ensure residents' health and safety.
Allegheny County Controller: PWSA Restructuring Is A 'Distraction'Allegheny County Controller Chelsa Wagner says real work must begin to address Pittsburgh's lead problem. This comes after Mayor Peduto's announcement that the Pittsburgh Water and Sewer Authority would be restructured.
PWSA Flushing Water System In Eastern Neighborhoods After Odor ComplaintsOfficials with the Pittsburgh Water and Sewer Authority say they are flushing the water system in the city’s eastern neighborhoods following complaints about an odor.
KDKA Investigates: Thousands In City Drinking Lead-Contaminated Water And Don't Know ItLead in the water can cause brain damage and a host of other medical problems.
City Of Pittsburgh Water Line Repairs In Etna Causing Transportation Issues, ConfusionStudents in the neighborhoods at the top of Washington Street came to their bus stops Thursday morning only to wait in vain.
Mayor Peduto Stresses Importance Of Planning, Funding In Face Of PWSA IssuesIt could take up to two months to repair a broken water line in Etna, according to the Pittsburgh Water and Sewer Authority.
Peduto Administration Seeks Help Addressing 'Critical Need' To Improve PWSAMayor Bill Peduto's Administration is seeking an outside advisory team to help with restructuring the PWSA.
City Council Calls On Attorney General, Auditor General To Open Probe Into PWSAPittsburgh City Council members are demanding answers after this week’s Flush and Boil Water Advisory left thousands of city residents without water for nearly two days.
PWSA Working Closely With DEP To Resolve Boil Water AdvisoryCity and PWSA officials are working closely with the DEP after a Boil Water Advisory was issued Tuesday.
Some PWSA Customers Report Long Wait Times For Home Lead Test ResultsLocal officials have heard numerous complaints from residents regarding testing results, the testing procedure, and the time it has taken for results to be delivered.
KDKA Investigation: No Help For Families To Replace Lead Service LinesPittsburgh is full of old houses and between 20 and 30 percent of the housing stock has lead service lines.
Pittsburgh Water & Sewer Suing Former Management Firm VeoliaThe Pittsburgh Water & Sewer Authority is suing a Boston firm that managed the agency for more than three years.