Water Main Break
Residents and businesses in Duluth are being asked to conserve water usage until Thursday evening, as crews work to repair several water main breaks. The Duluth Public Works and Utilities Department says crews are also conducting maintenance on a water transmission line, which is a main feeder that serves all parts of the city.
Officials are rerouting traffic in Robbinsdale after a major water main break flooded a busy road. Water flooded County Road 9 on Thursday night and was knee-deep in some areas. Officials say a 3-foot pipe burst.
People living in Rogers are being warned about a water main break in the city, according to officials. The break was so severe that Rogers’ water system experienced a dramatic draw down, draining the city’s four water towers in the process. The source of the leak, located by a Minnesota State Patrol helicopter, was a holding pond behind Camping World at 21200 Rogers Drive.
Officials said the Minneapolis Public Housing Authority offices in downtown Minneapolis have been closed Tuesday due to water main break. The offices, located at 1001 Washington Avenue N., are closed so crews can get into make the necessary repairs and clean up any damages.
County Road 101 in the west Twin Cities metro is back open between McGinty Road and Minnetonka Boulevard Saturday after it had to be shut down due to a water main break. According to Hennepin County officials, the main broke around 10:30 a.m.
Thirty-three people are without a home Sunday morning after a water main break overnight at an apartment complex in Woodbury. It happened in the 300 block of Lake View Drive.
Several residents of a downtown Minneapolis apartment complex had an unexpected wake up call. A water main at 7th and Portland broke around 3 a.m. Sunday morning.
Authorities say a water line break has caused significant damage to at least a pair of businesses in Minneapolis Thursday morning. Officials said the water main break happened on St. Anthony Main near Tuggs Tavern, which is on the 200 block of Main Street SE.
A water main break in downtown Minneapolis shut off water for a number of businesses and had some unsure whether the Minnesota Lynx would be able to play their game as scheduled this evening.
Elementary school students and staff in Lakeville, Minn. had to evacuate to another school after a water main break caused “a considerable amount of damage,” according to a school official.
One of the busier roads west of the Twin Cities metro will be closed for most of Monday so crews can work to repair a broken water main.
The Radisson in downtown Duluth is expected to remain closed through the weekend after a water line broke and flooded parts of the hotel’s basement causing its guests to find other accommodations.
City officials in Crystal say a water main break that closed the westbound side of Bass Lake Road in Crystal Monday morning has been fixed.
An underground water line ruptured early Saturday in downtown St. Paul, flooding several city blocks, and causing a widespread drop in water pressure – prompting city officials to warn customers to use water only after boiling for three minutes.
An underground water line ruptured early Saturday in downtown St. Paul, flooding several city blocks and temporarily causing a widespread drop in water pressure, officials said.
A water main broke in River Falls on Monday afternoon, affecting a dozen homes and a middle school.
Some people up in Coon Rapids are dealing with a second round of sewage in their basements after another water main break Tuesday morning.
The city of Minneapolis is releasing an early estimate for the cost of a huge water main break that sent water rushing through downtown.
City crews in Coon Rapids were left with plenty of clean-up to do Tuesday night after a water main break, officials said.
Officials say Minneapolis has fully restored water service after a 3-foot water main was ruptured in downtown last week.
Crews have finished repairing a ruptured water main that spilled about 14 million gallons of water in downtown Minneapolis last week.
Officials say most of downtown Minneapolis should be back to normal on Monday after being flooded with 14 million gallons of water late last week.
After being shutdown on Thursday due to the water main break, part of Hennepin Avenue will be open for rush-hour commuters to drive out of downtown.
State health officials are sampling water at several buildings in downtown Minneapolis to make sure it’s safe following Thursday’s massive water main break.
Hennepin Avenue is mostly back open Friday morning after a massive water main break caused a big mess in downtown Minneapolis.