Water Mains

December 11, 2015, 10am PST
The average water main in Dallas is 42 years old, and the costs of updating the city's water mains are estimated at $55 million a year. The problem: Dallas doesn’t even know where to start.
The Dallas Morning News
May 11, 2012, 6am PDT
Jim Dwyer takes a look at a proposal to produce clean energy by tapping into New York's extensive and abundantly fed water delivery system.
The New York Times
April 16, 2010, 5am PDT
Water conservation efforts that limited when Los Angeles County residents could water their lawns may have caused a spate of water main bursts last summer and fall.
Los Angeles Times
March 16, 2010, 11am PDT
As part of its extensive coverage of water issues in the U.S., <em>The New York Times</em> looks at the aging water systems that plague American cities and what it would cost to fix them.
The New York Times
April 21, 2009, 2pm PDT
Old wooden pipes and failing water mains highlight the infrastructural water challenges facing many communities.
The New York Times