Proposed Partnership Between Peoples Natural Gas-PWSA Has Support, But Also CriticsIt’s being characterized as a new partnership to supply drinking water to some 111,000 customers of the Pittsburgh Water and Sewer Authority.
Peoples Gas Proposes Partnership With PWSA; Environmental Groups Worried About Customers' ControlPeoples Gas wants to form a public-private partnership with the city, but some worry that customers will lose control of their water and their rates.
Protest Held To Rally Against Pittsburgh Water Privatization EffortsProtesters from the 'Our Water Campaign' rallied near Peoples Gas headquarters to protest what they say is Peoples' plan to purchase and privatize the Pittsburgh Water & Sewer Authority, a claim the company quickly denied.
PWSA Contractors Using Innovative Method To Replace Lead Service LinesIn Squirrel Hill, PWSA contractors replaced a lead service line with copper by using an innovative and less disruptive "pulling" method.
PWSA Updates Interactive Map Showing Lead Service LinesThe Pittsburgh Water and Sewer Authority added new data to its interactive online map showing lead service lines.
Reserve Twp. Water Tests Show Lead Levels Above Federal ThresholdThere are some new questions about the quality of the water supplied by the PWSA.
State DEP, City Investigating Cause Of Water Gushing Down Carrick HillsideWater has been gushing down a hillside and pooling around a Carrick home for months, and the homeowner just wants his property to be dry again.
Councilwoman: Reasons Unclear For PWSA Shut-Off NoticesRoughly 2,500 Pittsburgh Water and Sewer Authority customers have received 10-day shutoff notices, but the reason for it is unclear.
Elevated Lead Levels In Test Results Not A Cause For Alarm, PWSA SaysA new round of tests show lead levels in water have gone up, but the Pittsburgh Water and Sewer Authority says that's not a cause for alarm.
'I'm Lucky To Be Alive': Rollover Crash Survivor Says Road Should Have Been Closed After Water Main BreakA woman says she's fortunate to be alive after a rollover crash on a Mt. Washington street that had apparently iced over because of a water main break.
Crews Finish Repairing Leak, Icy Lawrenceville Road Set To Re-OpenCrews have completed repairs on an icy road in Lawrenceville and hope to have it re-opened to traffic by Wednesday afternoon.
Lawrenceville Street Closed Due To Icy Conditions, Crews Working To Fix LeakIn the city's Lawrenceville neighborhood, 45th Street, near the corner of Sherrod Street and just below Children's Hospital, has been closed off to traffic.