Water Main Break

Water flows from a broken water main in Hoboken on March 28, 2013. (credit: CBS 2)

Hoboken Mayor Dawn Zimmer: City’s Water Problems Were Years In The Making

Dawn Zimmer said Wednesday that the city’s aging water infrastructure has been neglected for decades.


A third water main break in Hoboken on March 29, 2013 (credit: Steve Sandberg/1010 WINS)

Boil Order Lifted After Multiple Water Main Bursts In Hoboken

A boil water advisory was lifted Saturday at Hoboken, after multiple mains and bursts over two days sent water spewing.


Water Main Break (credit: CBS 2)

Water Main Break Shuts Down Street In Kips Bay

A water main break shut down a section of 26th Street in Kips Bay Sunday.


The scene of a water main break in the Flatiron District (credit: Al Jones/1010 WINS)

Subway Lines Back In Service After Flatiron District Flood

The subways were back up and running in the Flatiron District Saturday, after a large water main break flooded a station and disrupted service.


Water main break at 23rd and Broadway in Manhattan Feb. 1, 2013. (credit: jamiehodin Jamie Hodin/Twitter)

Flatiron District Water Main Break Floods Subway And Streets

The aging, 36-inch water main broke in the middle of the street at 23rd and Broadway around 10:45 a.m., DEP spokeswoman Mercedes Padilla said.



Water Main Break Leaves 7 Basements Flooded In Queens

A water main break left seven basements flooded in eastern Queens Tuesday evening.


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Roads Reopened, Water Flowing In Yonkers After Water Main Break

The Cross County Parkway and all but one lane of the Saw Mill River Parkway have been reopened and workers have completed pipe work on a broken water main in Yonkers.


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Progress Being Made After Yonkers Water Main Break; Boil Water Advisory Remains In Effect

The city is providing drinking water to senior and nursing homes. A list of water distribution stations can be found inside this post.


Crews in Westchester County deal with a broken water main near the Saw Mill River Parkway. (credit: Al Jones, 1010 WINS)

Yonkers Water Main Break Continues To Cause Problems For Roadways, Residents

Flooding closed parts of the Saw Mill River and Cross County parkways earlier in the day and prompted a boil water advisory. As of Monday night, work crew had not been able to completely remedy the situation.


Water Mains Break In Monmouth County (Credit: CBS 2)

Boil-Water Advisory Remains In Monmouth County Following Major Water-Main Break

Officials said that partial service should be restored within the next two days, but full service likely won’t be restored until at least Wednesday.


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Water Main Break Closes All Lanes Of Route 3 East Near MetLife Stadium

Traffic is still a mess as crews continue to repair the pipe, which broke around 2:15 a.m. east of Route 17.


Streets are flooded following a Water Main Break at Delancey and Bowery Streets on Feb. 14, 2012. (credit: Jessica Schneider/CBS 2)

Water Main Break Causes Significant Flooding, Traffic Disruptions On Lower East Side

About a foot of water has filled the entire intersection, reported CBS 2’s Jessica Schneider. Crews with the Fire Department, DEP and Con Edison are all on the scene.


A 20-inch water main burst at Morris Park and Holland Avenues on Nov. 3, 2011 (credit: CBS 2)

Residents Deal With Water Main Break In The Bronx

The water was spilling from the streets into nearby stores after the 20-inch main broke at Morris Park and Holland Avenues.


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Crews Still Repairing Water Main Break On Henry Hudson Parkway

Crews are still working to repair damage from a water main break on the Henry Hudson Parkway on Sunday morning.


Water Main Break (credit: CBS 2)

Full Subway Service Restored Following Central Park West Water Main Break

Tuesday’s commute is back on track for New Yorkers impacted by Monday’s water main break near 106th and Central Park West.