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Local Utility Companies Join Forces To Warn Customers Of Imposter Scams

Utility companies are banding together to raise awareness and offer tips to protect their customers after scam artists ripped off an elderly couple in Beechview, stealing money and jewelry.

06/17/2015

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Runaway PWSA Truck Damages 12 Cars On South Side

As many as a dozen vehicles were damaged by a runaway Pittsburgh Water and Sewer Authority truck.

06/08/2015

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Class Action Lawsuit Seeks Damages & Action On Incorrect Water Bills

A Pittsburgh Water and Sewer Authority customer is suing claiming she and other customers have been overbilled by as much as 600 percent and threatened with shut-off notices due to faulty radio-controlled water meters.

05/26/2015

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Worker Fired, Charged With Selling Drugs Out Of PWSA Truck

Police have charged a Pittsburgh Water and Sewer Authority worker has been suspended from his job and charged with selling heroin out of one of the authority’s trucks.

04/21/2015

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PWSA To Shut Off Water Service To Some Homewood Residents During Valve Replacement

Some Homewood residents will be without water service on Wednesday and Thursday.

04/07/2015

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City Unveils Plan To Help Residents Whose Homes Failed Dye Test

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Folks in Brookline, Carrick and Beechview have the same problem; they can’t sell their homes because they failed what’s known as a dye test. “We had a buyer – $55,000 on this […]

03/17/2015

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PWSA Working To Have Water Service Restored In Millvale Later This Week

The Pittsburgh Water and Sewer Authority is now working with the Red Cross to help a Millvale woman who has been without water service for almost two weeks.

03/10/2015

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Woman Without Water For Nearly 2 Weeks As PWSA Looks For Problem

A local woman battling cancer has also been battling her water company for nearly two weeks.

03/09/2015

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Broken Water Line Leaves Millvale Residents High & Dry

The Pittsburgh Water & Sewer Authority will start digging Friday morning to try to repair a water main problem that has left about a dozen customers with no water or low pressure in Millvale.

03/05/2015

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Get Marty: PWSA Fixes Water Main Break, Chips Out Ice-Covered Cars

A group of citizens with cars frozen to their street reached out to Get Marty.

02/25/2015

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Get Marty: Family Faces $12,000 Water Bill From PWSA Error

A Mount Washington couple was facing an enormous water bill that was issued in error. So, they reached out to KDKA and Get Marty.

10/13/2014

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Clogged Storm Catch Basins Becoming Big Problem In City

A storm basin is supposed to have a little bit of debris, but plenty of room for an inundation when the skies open. But some in the City of Pittsburgh are nowhere close.

08/27/2014

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The Search For Answers As Failed Dye Tests Leave Homeowners High And Dry

Every time it rains, raw sewage overflows into our rivers and streams – and the federal government is mandating a multi-billion dollar fix to our sewer systems.

08/26/2014

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Water Main Break Leaves Sheraden Residents High And Dry

People are cleaning up from several water main breaks throughout the area.

06/29/2014

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Water Line Break At Old South Side Monastery Causes 6-Week Leak

It’s a big headache for some people living in Pittsburgh’s South Side neighborhood.

05/16/2014

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