frozen pipes

8:10 pm
Wed March 26, 2014

Portage Committee to Decide if Water-Sewer Customers Will Get Discount

Lead in text: 
Customer have been asked to keep water running to avoid frozen pipes
  • Source: Mlive
  • | Via: Kalamazoo Gazette
PORTAGE, MI - A Portage committee will decide if water and sewer customers get a discount after being advised by the city to run their water to prevent water lines from freezing.
6:40 am
Thu March 6, 2014

Kalamazoo Nears Record for Frozen Pipes

Lead in text: 
Customers with frozen pipes have a two week wait to get service restored
  • Source: Mlive
  • | Via: Kalamazoo Gazette
KALAMAZOO, MI -- Reports of frozen water lines in the Kalamazoo area rival those recorded in 1978, the worst winter for frozen pipes in Kalamazoo. City crews have logged 258 addresses with frozen services and meters since January, said Sue Foune, managing director of the Kalamazoo Department of Public Services.
12:25 pm
Tue March 4, 2014

Vicksburg Water Customers Urge to Keep Water Running

Lead in text: 
Kalamazoo and Portage have also asked water customers to keep a stream of water going to prevent pipes from freezing
  • Source: Mlive
  • | Via: Kalamazoo Gazette
VICKSBURG, MI - Vicksburg Acting Village Manager Ken Schippers has been knocking on wood a lot lately. Thanks to the cooperation of the village residents and some luck, the steady stream of frozen water pipes has stopped - for now.