Precautionary Flush & Boil Water Advisory In West Pittsburgh

870 households are affected in Ridgemont, Westwood and Elliott

Ashley Funyak
October 13, 2019 - 6:27 am

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PITTSBURGH (Newsradio 1020 KDKA) - A precautionary flush and boil water advisory is in effect for Ridgemont, Westwood and Elliott after a water main break in Mount Washington on Saturday afternoon.

The break occurred on a portion of a 16" water main on Virginia Avenue at Kearsarge Street around 3:30pm.

Approximately 870 households are affected by the advisory. 

precautionary flush and boil water advisory area map
Pittsburgh Water & Sewer Authority (PWSA)

Blue indicates the area affected by the flush and boil water advisory.

A searchable map of the impacted area is available here.

The PWSA says water buffaloes are available at Shop 'n Save on Noblestown Road, 1205 Colescott Street, Lorenz Avenue at Crucible Street and Hamburg Street at Springfield Street.

 

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