As winter weather arrives, so do water main woes. Last year’s freezing temperatures brought on a record number of breaks.
Some roads remain closed because of water main breaks. The thaw-out over the last few days means more of them are rupturing.
Opponents of a proposed natural gas compressor station in Myersville claim the unit would block views of the South Mountain Civil War battlefield.
Emergency construction on the Jones Falls Expressway is about to expand dramatically. All northbound lanes will be closed overnight starting Thursday as crews work to stabilize the ground under the pavement. Then they’ll start fixing broken pipes that could cause a major sinkhole.
Fort Detrick officials say they are planning to modernize and decentralize the aging network of steel steam pipes that snake across the post.
Another copper theft leaves a city warehouse without heat and puts many historical documents at risk.