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City Rolls Out New Plan To Reduce Water Bills For Seniors

Shutting off water because bills haven’t been paid takes a new direction. It’s an opportunity to pay less for water.

04/07/2015

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New Water Bill Policy Aiming To Wash Out Unpaid Accounts

Water woes. The city is ramping up its program to collect unpaid water bills.

03/27/2015

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Gay Street Closed This Weekend For More Repairs

Street repairs along Gay Street in downtown Baltimore will continue this weekend, after public works officials found more damage to a storm drain following last week’s water main break.

02/12/2015

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Crews Preparing For Water Main Woes As Winter Weather Arrives

As winter weather arrives, so do water main woes. Last year’s freezing temperatures brought on a record number of breaks.

11/13/2014

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Baltimore Mayor Announcing Program On Sewers Lines

Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake is announcing a new program to repair the public portion of the city’s sewer pipes that connect residences and businesses to public sewer lines.

07/29/2014

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Report: DPW Impostor Knocks On Doors, Asks To Inspect Homes In Fells Point

The Baltimore City Department of Public Works is warning residents about water worker impostors attempting to gain illegal entry into Fells Point area homes.

06/19/2014

Icy Condition, Ice

Ice On Ramps Delays Opening Of Boating Season

The unrelenting cold weather is delaying the start of boating season at two reservoirs.

02/26/2014

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Water Mains Breaking As Maryland Thaws Out After Record Cold

Some roads remain closed because of water main breaks. The thaw-out over the last few days means more of them are rupturing.

01/09/2014

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Drinking Water Contaminant Levels Found Too High At Sampling Site

A Department of Public Works sampling found too much haloacetic acids (HAA5) at its Lutherville sampling site between October 2012 and September 2013.

11/29/2013

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DPW Crews Working To Repair Sewage Main Break In Bel Air

Water and sewer crews are working to repair a 30 inch sewage main break in Bel Air.

11/23/2013

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2 Lanes Closed As Crews Repair Pratt Street Water Main Break

Two lanes remain closed on Pratt Street at Market Place after a water main broke Wednesday, sending up water through a manhole and cracks in the street.

10/17/2013

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Sewer Line In Catonsville Leaked For 3 Weeks

Baltimore County officials say a Catonsville sewer line damaged by Superstorm Sandy went undetected for three weeks.

11/23/2012

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