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WSSC Has 350 Miles Of Problematic Water Mains

Washington’s Maryland suburbs have 350 miles of large concrete water pipes that are prone to exploding without warning, an inventory that’s second only to Detroit’s among major utilities, a newspaper has found.

06/24/2013

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Broken Main Leads To Discolored Water In Md.

The Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission says customers in the Laurel and Beltsville areas of Prince George’s County might have brown water coming out of their taps because of a broken water main in the area.

02/10/2013

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WSSC To Raise Water Rates By 7.5 Percent In July

Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission customers will see their rates rise by 7.5 percent on July 1.

05/11/2012

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WSSC Proposes 7.5 Percent Fee Increase

Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission officials say they are proposing a 7.5 percent fee increase to water and sewer fees.

01/18/2012

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Body Of Missing WSSC Worker Found In Md. Reservoir

The body of a sanitation worker missing since earlier this month has been recovered in the Triadelphia Reservoir.

12/15/2011

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Search To Resume For Missing WSSC Employee

The search for a Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission employee who went missing at a Montgomery County reservoir is scheduled to resume.

12/05/2011

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Utility, Horseback Riders At Odds Over Trail

Horseback riders are at odds with the Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission after the utility blocked access to a trail that’s been used for decades.

07/03/2011

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WSSC: 320K Gallon Sewer Overflow Contained

The Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission says a mechanical failure triggered a nearly 323,000-gallon
sanitary sewer overflow at the Piscataway Wastewater Treatment Plant.

06/06/2011

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WSSC Closes Headquarters In Laurel Following Fire

The Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission says its headquarters in Laurel has been closed following a fire.

05/23/2011