Officials have lifted mandatory water restrictions for some 200,000 residents and businesses in southern Prince George’s County as repairs were completed on a failing transmission main.
Water officials in Maryland say they hope to put a major water pipe back into service this weekend after repairs.
What’s in the water? People–shocked to see parts of the Inner Harbor turned a milky white color–as hundreds of dead fish float to the surface.
Water officials in Maryland knew that they may have averted a crisis that threatened to leave hundreds of thousands of people without water for days, but they kept mum for hours to ensure their fix worked.
Severe mandatory water restrictions remain in effect in parts of Prince George’s County–where crews are working to replace a massive water main threatening to bust open.
Several southern Prince George’s County communities — including Joint Base Andrews and National Harbor — are being warned to stock up on water because repairs to a failing pipe could leave them without water for several days.
Maryland Natural Resources Police say four were rescued after clinging for hours onto a capsized boat off Deal Island.
An Anne Arundel County man drowns in the Magothy River.
City homeowners and businesses will see a spike in their water bills to the tune of 15 percent. City leaders say they need to repair the aging pipes and water mains.
Carroll County will use county funding to contribute to a state-mandated stormwater remediation effort instead of implementing a fee for individual residents and businesses.
Baltimore residents are fighting back against a proposed increase in city water rates.
When you think Baltimore, you don’t typically think beach. Within an hour’s drive, however, there are several great beaches to enjoy all summer long.