Examples of water main in a Sentence
The water main burst and flooded the street.
Recent Examples of water main from the Web
Buy Photo Streets are closed again around Philadelphia’s Rittenhouse Square after a second section of a water main broke early Thursday morning on 18th Street near Locust.
Another break opened Wednesday in a water main on Emerson Street at about 6 a.m., water and sewer department Administrator Patrick Kearney said.
Overleveraged finances coupled with a nearby water main break causing costly damage forced it to close.
The road is closed due to the Farnsworth Avenue improvement project, with a new water main being installed in that area, according to a news release from the city.
Junfu Han/Detroit Free Press Boil water advisories ended Monday morning in the remaining Oakland County communities affected by last week's water main break.
The 48-inch water main break, which took place on Monday night in Farmington Hills, prompted a boil water advisory for about a dozen communities in the area.
The city Thursday issued a precautionary boil water notice for a portion of the Seabreeze Boulevard area following a water main break.
The bridge on Sea Ray Drive has the only water main for Cape Canaveral and other communities on the island.
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First Known Use of water main
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Definition of water main for English Language Learners
: a large underground pipe that carries water
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