Water Main

BALTIMORE, MD - MAY 17: A flag is flown prior to the 139th running of the Preakness Stakes at Pimlico Race Course on May 17, 2014 in Baltimore, Maryland. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Water Main Break Leaves Pimlico Short on Preakness Day

A water-main break around two miles from Pimlico Race Course has left the track short of water on Preakness Day.


Six million gallons of water spilled onto Rhode Island Avenue in Hyattsville on Thursday when a 73-year-old water main burst. (Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission/@

Rhode Island Avenue in Hyattsville Reopened After Water Main Break

Repairs to a massive water main break on Rhode Island Avenue in Hyattsville were completed Saturday afternoon.


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Broken Water Main in Hyattsville Slowing Traffic

A water main break is slowing traffic along a portion of Adelphi Road in Hyattsville.


Crews work to repair a water pipe in Prince George's County on Wednesday, July 17, 2013. (Photo credit: Kevin Rincon/All-News 99.1 WNEW)

Water Expected to Keep Flowing in Prince George’s County, Restrictions Remain

More than 200,000 residents and businesses in Prince George’s County are under mandatory water restrictions, possibly for days, while the mercury is expected to climb into the 90s.


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Massive Water Outage Threatens Up To 200,000 in Prince George’s County

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.


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Water Main Break Snarls Traffic on Georgia Ave.

A water main break is affecting morning commuters along Georgia Avenue in Montgomery County.


Crews work to repair a water main break. (credit: WSSC)

Water Main Break Dampens Thanksgiving Plans in Largo

A water main break is putting a damper on Thanksgiving plans for nearly 600 homes in Prince George’s County.