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Workers stand in front of the drill head of a tunnel boring machine after it broke through a concrete wall during construction works for the so-called City-Tunnel in Leipzig, eastern Germany, 10 December 2007. The tunnel is built under the city center mainly to enlarge Leipzig's S-Bahn commuter railway system and will connect the main train station Hauptbahnhof with the Bayerischer Bahnhof station. Construction works started in July 2003 and are scheduled to be finished in the year 2010/2011.    AFP PHOTO    DDP/SEBASTIAN WILLNOW     GERMANY OUT (Photo credit should read SEBASTIAN WILLNOW/AFP/Getty Images)

Surfacing of Tunnel Boring Machine in D.C. is Delayed

DC Water officials have delayed the surfacing of a massive machine that’s been digging a tunnel underneath the Anacostia River.

07/22/2015

Photo credit: WNEW Senior Correspondent Mark Segraves

Thousands of Gallons of Sewage Spill Onto DC Trail After Heavy Rains

For the second time in less than a month thousands upon thousands of gallons of raw sewage spilled onto a popular hiking and biking trail in D.C.

05/16/2014

File photo of water flowing from a faucet. (credit: Sean Gallup/Getty Images)

Boil Water Advisory Lifted In D.C.

Customers are advised to continue boiling their water for cooking and drinking if they are experiencing low water pressure, especially in areas west and southwest of Rock Creek Park, The District of Columbia Water and Sewer Authority suggests.

03/05/2014

credit: MARWAN NAAMANI/AFP/Getty Images

D.C. Water Holding Mascot Auditions

Washington officials are looking to hire people to play DC Water’s mascot, a water drop. Potential mascots should be outgoing and energetic.

02/15/2013

File photo of tap water. (Credit: VOISHMEL/AFP/Getty Images)

DC Water: Serve Tap Water At Presidential Inauguration

The District of Columbia water and sewer authority is asking Congress to serve tap water instead of bottled water at the presidential inauguration.

08/23/2012