EAST CHICAGO | The East Chicago Fire and Water departments plan to test fire hydrant flow throughout the city Wednesday.
VALPARAISO | All the testing the city's Water Department does to make sure the water entering the homes is safe isn't enough. The home owner is responsible once the water enters his property.
VALPARAISO | It's not all fun and games at Valparaiso's Water Department during National Drinking Water Week, but some of it is.
VALPARAISO | Testing of the Flint Lake well system could result in discoloration of water in the area north of the Canadian National railroad tracks, according to the Valparaiso Water Department.
WHITING | The city is warning residents to be on alert for suspicious individuals posing as water department employees.
VALPARAISO | The city's water utility will begin flushing fire hydrants on the north side of the city beginning Monday and continuing for about eight weeks.
HAMMOND | A gas main punctured by a Water Department crew in Hammond's Robertsdale neighborhood Tuesday morning was quickly controlled with no threat to the public, officials said.
East Chicago Water Department will meet Oct. 13, 2011.
MUNSTER | Repairs on a leaking water main are forcing closure of one northbound and one southbound lane on Calumet Avenue between Fisher Street and Fisher Place, officials said.
EAST CHICAGO | On June 23, the Board of Directors of the East Chicago Water Department has changed its policy regarding the responsibility of water and sewer bills for rental properties.
VALPARAISO | An indication of how bad the nation's water infrastructure is can be measured by the recent water loss audit done for Valparaiso that showed the city's water utility loses about 120 million gallons a year, most of that to leaks.
VALPARAISO | How can using less water be a bad thing?
VALPARAISO | The only time most people really stop to think about the water coming through their tap is when someone threatens to increase the cost.
VALPARAISO | A water main break in the Emmettsburg Subdivision on the city's west side forced the city to close Lincolnway as water was lost to about 30 homes.
VALPARAISO | The city's water mains are beginning to show their age in the way mains usually do -- by breaking.
Tri-Town this year will focus on wrapping up municipal projects that started in 2010.
A water main break late Monday night forced the closure of Indianapolis Boulevard in Hammond near the entrance to the Horseshoe Casino, officials said.
EAST CHICAGO | Preliminary tests on Tuesday revealed no harmful bacteria in the water, but residents in a four-block area near 149th Street and Baring Avenue will have to wait until at least mid-day Wednesday to know whether their water is safe to drink without boiling.
EAST CHICAGO | A water main break in the 4900 block of Baring Avenue early Monday morning caused the street to cave in, taking a car with it and forcing a boil advisory for four city blocks.
The top of Rachel Vela’s 2009 Toyota Corolla sticks out of a watery sinkhole in the 4900 block of Baring Avenue in East Chicago early Monday. A water main break caused the street to open up.
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