Water Main

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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

Crews work to fix a water main break at Murray and West Broadway streets on Thursday, April 5, 2012 (credit: Paul Murnane/WCBS 880)

Water Main Break In Lower Manhattan Impacts Traffic, Transit

A 12-inch water main dating back to the 1800s burst at the corner of West Broadway and Murray streets around 3 a.m. The main flooded the street and the Chambers Street subway station.

04/05/2012

Water Main Break (credit: CBS 2)

Hundreds Will Be Without Water And Gas For Days In Washington Heights

Friday’s 12-inch water main break continued to cause problems for hundreds of residents in Washington Heights.

08/13/2011

Water Main Break (credit: CBS 2)

Large Water Main Break In Washington Heights Leads To Gas Main Problem

The main broke just before noon at West 152 Street and Saint Nicholas Avenue. The water has been shut off, but a gas main break in the area has Con Edison urging residents to contact them if they sense a problem.

08/12/2011

Entrance to Holland Tunnel - New York, NY - File / Photo: Chris Hondros/Getty Images

New Challenge For Holland Tunnel Drivers

Ongoing construction has made coming and going through the Holland Tunnel a bit tricky lately and come Monday it will get worse.

02/09/2011

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