There is a big problem with the sewers in Pittsburgh and Allegheny County. Fixing it could mean $2-3 billion dollars – a cost which could be passed on to taxpayers.
It’s a monumental week here at KDKA.
Public Works crews around the area are working to clean up after severe weather moved through the area Thursday night.
Extreme winds, rain and lightning struck the Pittsburgh region Thursday evening.
PITTSBURGH (KDKA/AP) – State environmental officials have granted a request to give the City of Pittsburgh and Allegheny County more time to include more “green” solutions to the region’s sewer system problems. The antiquated sewers […]
The overhaul of Pittsburgh and Allegheny County’s antiquated water and sewer systems is estimated at between $2-$3 billion.
From the CLO, to the Benedum, and every other Cultural District spot in between, these world-class stages are brimming with beautiful music, stories and theatrics that rival productions found in New York, Chicago and LA.
Rain and ice jams are causing a variety of flooding concerns around the area.
The warmer temperatures, melting snow and a day of rain are causing flooding concerns in some areas around the region.
The warm-up in weather may have you excited, but it could also bring some problems.
Flood warnings and advisories remain in effect for parts of our area, but the good news is rain isn’t expected to return until Friday evening.
After a day of rain, melting snow and some flooding concerns, dense fog is set to reduce visibility on the roads through the overnight hours.
There was significant snowfall in quite a few places Thursday, and that was on top of the already ongoing flooding concerns. But the big concern now is falling temperatures that will likely dip into the single digits.
From rain to snow to a wintry mix to falling temperatures, Wednesday was a challenging day of winter weather in the Pittsburgh area. And now, more snow is on the way overnight.
These drastic shifts in precipitation and temperatures have drivers on the defensive.