Police: Jeannette Woman Upset Over Shut Off Water Service Poured Acid, Human Waste In Pipes To Hurt WorkersA Pennsylvania woman who didn’t pay her water bill has been charged with felonies including the use of weapons of mass destruction after she burned three municipal workers with acidic drain cleaner as they tried to restore her service, authorities said.
New Water Locations Added To Communities Under Boil Water AdvisoriesA mandatory conserve water advisory is in place for Port Vue and White Oak.
Boil Water Advisory For Jeannette, Surrounding Areas LiftedThe Municipal Authority of Westmoreland County has lifted the Boil Water Advisory that had been in place for nearly 1,500 customers.
Water Main Break Prompts Boil Water Advisory In Jeannette, Surrounding AreasThe Municipal Authority of Westmoreland County has issued a precautionary Boil Water Advisory for more than 1,400 customers in Jeannette.
Boil Water Advisory Issued For Port Vue, McKeesportThe Municipal Authority of Westmoreland County has issued a Precautionary Boil Water Advisory for Port Vue and McKeesport.
McKeesport Mayor Wants Permanent Fix To Fire Hydrant Water ProblemsMcKeesport Mayor Michael Cherepko met with officials to talk about improving the volume of water in higher elevated neighborhoods.
Intense McKeesport Fire Destroys Home, Sends 4 To HospitalFour people, including a 5-year-old girl, were injured after escaping an intense house fire in McKeesport early Saturday morning.
Broken Line Knocks Out Water Service To Homes In McKeesportWorkers were making repairs early Wednesday morning to a broken water line in McKeesport.
Boil Water Advisory Issued For More Than 80 Homes In MurrysvilleThe Municipal Authority of Westmoreland County has issued a Precautionary Boil Water Advisory for nearly 90 homes in Murrysville until further notice.
MAWC’s Conserve Water Notice Now Voluntary, Some Restrictions Still In PlaceMore than 100,000 customers are starting a second straight day under a mandatory conserve water notice.
Municipal Authority of Westmoreland Co. Issues Mandatory Conserve Water NoticeThe Municipal Authority of Westmoreland County has imposed a Mandatory Conserve Water Notice in two of its four systems.
Water Pressure Causing Problems For Vandergrift FirefightersFighting fires is a little more difficult in one local town because of a water pressure problem.
Pittsburgh Water And Sewer Authority Testing For LeadThe Pittsburgh Water and Sewer Authority says lead levels are nothing like in Flint, but they are seeing numbers that are of some concern.
MAWC Could Face Fine After Boil Water Advisory Last MonthThe break in a filtration system was just the start of the problems for the Municipal Authority of Westmoreland County last month.
Boil Water Alert Lifted In Westmoreland CountyThousands of people in Westmoreland County can use their water as normal again, after a boil water alert was issued last week.