Extreme cold contributes to nearly 20 water main breaks
An MUD truck is parked on North 40th Street, just north of Paxton Boulevard, as a fog rises from a water-main break Monday morning.
Posted: Monday, January 6, 2014 12:00 am
Updated: 11:26 am, Tue Mar 25, 2014.
The extreme cold contributed to nearly 20 water main breaks across Omaha during a 72 hour period.
Tracey Christensen of the Metropolitan Utilities District said crews repaired 12 breaks over the weekend. Six additional breaks were reported Monday through 2:30 p.m.
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Monday, January 6, 2014 12:00 am.
Updated: 11:26 am.