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Crews work to repair a water main break in the West Village on Jan. 28, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

West Village Water Main Break Creates Traffic Woes

It happened around 1 a.m. and sent water gushing onto the street at the intersection of Greenwich Street and Clarkson Street.

01/28/2014

Crews on the scene of a water main break in Lower Manhattan on Jan. 15, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Water Main Break In The Village Could Have Street Closed For Days

Repair crews have been on the scene since the main broke around 1:40 a.m. Wednesday, flooding Fifth Avenue between 13th and 14th streets.

01/15/2014

Crews on the scene of a water main break in Paramus, NJ on Jan. 14, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Crews Respond To Water Main Break In Paramus

United Water says the 12 inch water main broke on Route 17 South between Midland Avenue and Ridgewood Avenue.

01/14/2014

Crews work to repair a water main break in Jersey City, NJ on Monday, Aug. 5, 2013. (credit: CBS 2)

Dozens Without Water After Main Breaks In Jersey City

About 60 families lost water after the 20-inch main broke around 12:30 a.m. at the corner of Sip and Bergen Avenues near the Journal Square PATH station.

08/05/2013

Crews working to repair a water main break in River Edge, NJ on Tuesday, May 28, 2013. (credit: Juliet Papa/1010 WINS)

Crews Working To Repair Water Main Break, Oil Leak In River Edge

It happened around midnight on Kinderkamack Road and Main Street.

05/28/2013

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Water Main Bursts, Reportedly At Midtown Hotel

A water main burst in Midtown Sunday, reportedly in the New York Palace Hotel.

04/14/2013

City officials said a contractor struck a 30-inch water main at a construction site at 14th Street and Willow Avenue in Hoboken on March 28, 2013. (credit: Steve Sandberg/1010 WINS)

Hoboken Officials To Investigate Recent Water Main Breaks

Hoboken City Councilman Ravi Bhalla said the city council will be looking at short-term remedies as well as long-term capital infrastructure improvements.

03/31/2013

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.

03/30/2013

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

More Water Woes In Hoboken, Boil Water Advisory Remains In Effect

Friday’s leak happened at Park Avenue and 14th Street around the corner from where the 30-inch pipe was broken by a construction crew at around 11 a.m. Thursday.

03/29/2013

City officials said a contractor struck a 30-inch water main at a construction site at 14th Street and Willow Avenue in Hoboken on March 28, 2013. (credit: Steve Sandberg/1010 WINS)

Second Hoboken Water Main Break Prompts Boil Water Advisory

Much of Hoboken was without water earlier Thursday after a contractor struck a 30-inch water main.

03/28/2013

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.

02/01/2013

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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.

08/29/2012

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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.

08/28/2012

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Parts Of Penn Station Flooded After Overnight Water Main Break

The main broke at around 10 p.m. Wednesday near 34th Street and Seventh Avenue. Several escalators and elevators were shut off as a safety precaution.

08/23/2012

Flooded streets after a water main break in Scotch Plains, NJ on Tuesday, July 31, 2012 (credit: Glenn Schuck/1010 WINS)

Homes Evacuated After Water Main Break In Scotch Plains

A 48 inch main was capped just before 7 a.m. after it ruptured in Scotch Plains near the intersection of Birch Street and Portland Avenue around 4:30 a.m.

07/31/2012

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