Origin of water main
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Officials said the hole was probably caused by a water main break.
Students were evacuated off a school bus Wednesday morning after it got stuck in a small sink hole from a water main break in Montgomery County.
The northbound lanes of the Third Street Tunnel in Washington reopened Wednesday but the southbound lanes remain closed as crews work to fix a water main break.Northbound lanes of Third Street Tunnel reopen in downtown D.C.|Dana Hedgpeth|August 25, 2021|Washington Post
Some have envisioned deadly attacks in which hackers blow up power plants or poison water mains.Stop waiting for a “cyber Pearl Harbor”|Nicolás Rivero|August 10, 2021|Quartz
Crews worked Tuesday morning to fix a 16-inch water main break in Laurel, utility officials said.16-inch water main break in Laurel has been repaired|Dana Hedgpeth|February 2, 2021|Washington Post
Fluoride first entered an American water supply through a rather inelegant technocratic scheme.
When cities started adding chlorine to their water supplies, in the early 1900s, it set off public outcry.
Before anti-vaxxers, there were anti-fluoriders: a group who spread fear about the anti-tooth decay agent added to drinking water.
Placed in drinking water, fluoride can serve people who otherwise have poor access to dental care.
In secret, before the referendum, the council went ahead and fluoridated the water anyway.
Urbanity ushers in water that needs no apology, and gives a zest to the worst vintage.Pearls of Thought|Maturin M. Ballou
The two women had no intention of bathing; they had just strolled down to the beach for a walk and to be alone and near the water.
Mrs. Woodbury paints in oils and water-colors; the latter are genre scenes, and among them are several Dutch subjects.Women in the fine arts, from the Seventh Century B.C. to the Twentieth Century A.D.|Clara Erskine Clement
But there was a breeze blowing, a choppy, stiff wind that whipped the water into froth.
She threw out her arms as if swimming when she walked, beating the tall grass as one strikes out in the water.