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Water main break reported in Perry Hall

PERRY HALL, MD—A water main break in the Perry Hall area has left many residents without service. The Department of Public Works reports that an eight-inch main has ruptured in the 4400-block of Darleigh Road. One hundred services, including the Silver Spring Station apartment complex, are currently without service. There has been no ETA on repairs. Advertisement Motorists should use …


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Water main break near Belair Road closes businesses

FULLERTON, MD – A major water main break in the Fullerton area has forced some businesses to close. The break was reported on Monday afternoon in the area of Belair Road and Rossville Boulevard. Councilman David Marks says that several local businesses have been affected, including the Fullerton Pub (which has temporarily closed) and the new Weis on Belair Road …


Water main break reported in Middle River

MIDDLE RIVER, MD – A water main break in the Middle River area has left some residents without service. The Department of Public Works says that an eight-inch diameter main has ruptured in the 6900-block of Harewood Park Drive (21220). Twenty customers and on fire hydrant are currently without service. There has been no ETA provided on repairs. Advertisement Motorists …

Downpours cause sewers to overflow into Herring Run

NOTTINGHAM, MD – Thursday night’s strong storms caused a local sewer overflow, according to the Department of Public Works. DPW says that the storms caused a sewer overflow of almost 7.8 million gallons of storm water mixed with sewer water into Herring Run, and over 830 thousand gallons into the Jones Falls. The overflows were recorded at four underground overflow …

Water main break reported in Carney

CARNEY, MD – Crews are on the scene of a Monday morning water main break in the Carney area. The Department of Public Works reports that an eight-inch main has ruptured in the 9300-block of Waltham Woods Road (21234). The break was reported at 6:30 a.m. on Monday and has left about 80 residents without service. The rupture has caused …

Heavy rains contribute to sewer overflows, Herring Run affected

NOTTINGHAM, MD – This week’s heavy rains contributed to three sewer overflows, discharging 1.87 million gallons of stormwater mixed with sewer water, according to the Department of Public Works. Most of the overflow volume stemmed from the severe rain that pounded parts of Baltimore City during the Tuesday, August 6, evening rush hour. As a result of these downpours, approximately …