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Old 12-24-2010, 07:22 PM
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Originally Posted by fishinmaniac View Post
http://www.baynews9.com/article/news...inellas-County



Construction crews hit a 4ft water main the afternoon before christmas eve, tens of thousands without water, and a boil water advisory in effect. Tax dollars at work folks

Upside is we should have some pressure by the morning, not that I really care either way I just think it's stupid that crews aren't more cautious working around water mains.
You might ought to read the link you posted.

A crew was trying to expose and repair an existing leak-- when that leak blew out. It was not a case of a guy on a backhoe digging a hole and busting a pipe.

Lots a difference between the news article and your interpretation.