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  • Busy Newton street reopens after major water main break

    Residents and motorists were asked to avoid Needham Street in Newton overnight while crews worked to repair a major water main break.

  • Water main break in Fort Lauderdale brings big headache for residents, businesses

    Hotels and restaurants were among the businesses that were forced to shut down Thursday or make some kind of contingency plan after a water main break in Fort Lauderdale shut off water to thousands of customers. "I woke up this morning and I checked my email, and the property manager had sent us an email saying that the water was probably going to be off up to 24 hours," Fort Lauderdale resident Ben Tetreault said.  By the time he woke up, the water wasn't even running hard enough for him to...

  • Boil water advisory lifted in Monterey after water main break

    According to Cal Am officials, water quality tests have indicated that the water is safe to drink and the boil water measure is no longer needed.

  • Officials: For Lauderdale without water due to water main break

    The residents of Fort Lauderdale, Florida, could be without water serviceuntil Friday morning, thanks to a water main break, according to a news release from the city. The service outage also impacts surrounding municipalities that receive their water through the city, including Lauderdale-by-the-Sea, Oakland Park, Wilton Manors and sections of Davie and Tamarac, according to the city's Twitter page. Fort Lauderdale Mayor Dean Trantalis said in a news conference that a 42-inch water main was...