Pittsburgh, PA - The Pittsburgh Water and Sewer Authority (PWSA) will be taking over repairs of an 8-inch water main at 4615 Fifth Avenue due to unforeseen circumstances.
A private contractor began the repair process, but was unable to complete the necessary work. The PWSA contractor is mobilizing on site in an effort to prevent extended water outages.
PWSA placed two water buffalos on site, one on Neville Street between Fifth Avenue and Ellsworth Avenue, and the other in front of 4625 Fifth Avenue.
The following customer will have NO Water service during the repair process:
- Morewood Avenue (Forbes Avenue - Fifth Avenue)
- Fifth Avenue (Morewood Avenue - Forbes Avenue)
Repairs are expected to be completed by midnight.
Any customer who needs additional information should call PWSA Emergency Dispatch 24/7 at 412.255.2423.