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    Laurel, MD - March 22, 2019: WSSC's ePermitting application (payment portion only) will be offline for maintenance on Saturday, March 23, 2019 from 7:00 am to 10:00 am. Please try again later. We appreciate...
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    Attention Customers: WSSC's Bill Pay and Interactive Voice Response System (IVRS) will be offline for maintenance for approximately one hour on Friday, March 22, 2019 from 2:00 am to 3:00 am. We appreciate...
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    Laurel, MD - March 20, 2019: Due to ongoing water main maintenance in the Silver Spring/Kensington area, customers may experience discolored water. Work is ongoing today, March 20 and will continue into...
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    Laurel, MD - March 20, 2019:  WSSC is making emergency repairs to a 12-inch water main at 6820 Central Avenue, Capitol Heights. The left and center westbound lanes will be closed on Central Ave. between...
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    Monthly Meeting Open to the Public and Livestreamed Laurel, Md. – March 19, 2019 – WSSC Commissioners are scheduled to vote on two contracts totaling nearly $30 million to upgrade and repair water and...
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    Laurel, MD - March 18, 2019: WSSC will be connecting a new water main to our system. This work will take place starting Tuesday, March 19, 2019 - 9:00 pm until Wednesday, March 20, 2019 - 5:00 am. Though...
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    Laurel, MD - March 18, 2019:  WSSC is making emergency repairs to a 12-inch water main at 14905 Mc Knew Rd, Burtonsville. Customers in this area will lose water service while the water main is fixed. Repairs...
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    Laurel, MD - March 18, 2019:  WSSC is making emergency repairs to a 8-inch water main at 6800 block of Walker Mill Rd in Capitol Heights. Customers in this area, including those residing in Regency Lane...
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    Laurel, MD - March 16, 2019:  WSSC is making emergency repairs to a 12-inch water main at 6910 High Bridge Road, Bowie. Customers in this area will lose water service while the water main is fixed. Repairs...
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    Laurel, MD - March 15, 2019: WSSC's One Source application will be offline for maintenance beginning Friday, March 15, 2019 6:00 pm through Monday, March 18, 8:00 am.   We appreciate your patience and...
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    Laurel, MD - March 11, 2019: WSSC has shutdown an 8-inch water main in the area of the Parkside at College Park Apartments located at 8125 48th Avenue. The shutdown is necessary because there is a leaking...
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    Laurel, MD - March 8, 2019: Crews are replacing an 8-inch valve at 17401 Taunton Dr., and a 12-inch valve near the intersection of Washington Grove Lane and McCauley Street, both locations in Gaithersburg....
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    Laurel, MD - March 8, 2019: WSSC's ePermitting application (payment portion only) will be offline for maintenance on Friday, March 8, 2019 from 8:00 pm to 10:00 pm. Please try again later. We appreciate...
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    Laurel, MD - March 1, 2019: WSSC's One Source application will be offline for maintenance on Friday, March 1, 2019 from 8pm to midnight. Please try again later. We appreciate your patience and thank you...
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    Due to inclement weather, WSSC will have modified liberal leave for employees on Friday, March 1, 2019 until 11:00am. This means WSSC is open for business as scheduled. All employees are expected to report...
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    Laurel, MD - February 28, 2019:  WSSC is making emergency repairs to a 8-inch water main at 2324 Virginia Ave, Kentland. Customers in this area, including those residing in Kent Village Apartments, will...
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    Laurel, MD - February 23, 2019:  WSSC is making emergency repairs to a 8-inch water main in the 8400 block of Woodyard Road in Clinton. Customers in this area will lose water service while the water main...
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    Laurel, Md. – February 22, 2019 – WSSC will hold their monthly Commission meeting on Thursday, February 28, starting at 9 a.m. The meeting was rescheduled due to this week’s snow. The meeting is open to...
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    Due to inclement weather, WSSC will have modified liberal leave for employees Thursday, February 21, 2019 until 11:00 am. This means WSSC is open for business as scheduled. All employees are expected to...
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    Due to impending inclement weather, WSSC will have modified liberal leave for employees Wednesday, February 20, 2019. This means WSSC is open for business as scheduled. All employees are expected to report...
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    Laurel, Md. – February 19, 2019 – WSSC’s monthly Commission meeting scheduled for tomorrow, Wednesday, February 20, at 10 a.m., has been postponed due to the impending inclement weather. The meeting will...
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      17401 Taunton Dr., Montgomery Village Crews are working to repair a broken valve on an 8-inch water main at 17401 Taunton Dr. in Montgomery Village. Customers in this area will lose water service while...
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    Laurel, Md. – February 15, 2019 – The future is now, as WSSC opens its doors to dozens of students for on-the-job experience and exploration during National Engineers Week (February 17-23). Throughout...
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    WSSC crews are currently repairing a water main in the Olney area. The work is causing customers to experience discolored water. Crews are opening fire hydrants to flush out the discolored water. Customers...
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    Customers with Discolored Water Should Follow Flushing Guidelines Laurel, Md. – February 13, 2019 – WSSC’s water storage exercise in areas around Accokeek, Clinton and Brandywine in southern Prince George’s...
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    Customers May Experience Temporary Discolored Water Laurel, Md. – February 12, 2019 – A water storage exercise, which began at 8 a.m. today, will affect areas around Accokeek, Clinton and Brandywine in...
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    Customers May Experience Temporary Discolored Water Laurel, Md. – February 11, 2019 – WSSC is conducting a water storage exercise on Tuesday, February 12, starting at 8 a.m. that will affect areas around...
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    This means WSSC is open for business as scheduled. All employees are expected to report to work on time. However, non-emergency employees who directly notify their supervisor within two hours of their...
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    Laurel, Md. – February 6, 2019 – The Chair, Vice Chair and General Manager/CEO of WSSC took immediate action today pursuant to Article IV, Official Emergency Action, of the Commission Bylaws of the WSSC...
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    Laurel, MD - February 6, 2019: EPlan (ProjectDox) Application is currently offline on Wednesday, February 6th from 11:30 am to 1:30 pm. We apologize in advance for the inconvenience and thank you for your...
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    Laurel, MD - February 5, 2019: WSSC is making emergency repairs to a 8-inch water main at 9250 Edwards Way, Adelphi. Customers in this area will lose water service while the water main is fixed. A water...
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    Laurel, MD - February 4, 2019: WSSC is making emergency repairs to a 8-inch water main at 16105 Kenny Rd, Laurel. Customers in this area will lose water service while the water main is fixed. Repairs will...
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    Laurel, MD - February 4, 2019: WSSC is making emergency repairs to a 12-inch water main at 1 Dorothy Lane, Rockville. Customers in this area will lose water service while the water main is fixed. Repairs...
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    Laurel, MD - February 3, 2019: WSSC will be repairing a 6-inch water main at 7766 Woodmont Avenue between Old Georgetown Road and Fairmont Avenue. This work will take place starting Sunday, February 3,...
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    Laurel, MD - February 1, 2019: WSSC is making emergency repairs to a 8-inch water main at 1002 Kennebec St, Oxon Hill. Customers in this area, including residents of Milano Apartments and Fox Hill North...
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    Due to inclement weather expected this afternoon and evening, WSSC will have modified liberal leave for employees, Friday, February 1, 2019 at 12:00pm through close of business today. This means WSSC is...
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    Laurel, MD - January 31, 2019: WSSC is making emergency repairs to a 10-inch water main at 4315 Russell Avenue, Mt. Rainier. Customers in this area, including residents of Kaywood Garden Apartments, will...
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    All Hearings Livestreamed Laurel, Md. – January 30, 2019 – WSSC will host two public hearings next week to receive feedback on its Preliminary Proposed FY20 Capital and Operating budget. WSSC staff will...
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    Due to inclement weather and expected impacts to transportation, WSSC will have modified liberal leave for employees, Wednesday, January 30, 2019 until 11:00am. This means WSSC is open for business as...
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    Laurel, MD - January 29, 2019: WSSC Customer Service Center will be closing due to the inclement weather at 5:00 pm on Tuesday, January 29, 2019. Customers may make payments 24 hours a day, seven days...
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    Due to inclement expected this afternoon and evening, WSSC will have modified liberal leave for employees beginning today, January 29, 2019 at 12:00pm through the end of business today. This means WSSC...
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    Laurel, MD - January 22, 2019: WSSC is making emergency repairs to a 10-inch water main at 11201 Albermyrtle Rd., Potomac. Customers in this area will lose water service while the water main is fixed. Repairs...
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    Laurel, MD - January 22, 2019: WSSC is making emergency repairs to a 10-inch water main at 11502 Mary Catherine Drive, Clinton. Customers in this area will lose water service while the water main is fixed. Repairs...
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    Laurel, MD - January 21, 2019: WSSC is making emergency repairs to a 8-inch water main at 4204 Russell Avenue, Mt. Rainier. Customers in this area will lose water service while the water main is fixed. Repairs...
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    Laurel, MD - January 19, 2019: WSSC is making emergency repairs to a 8-inch water main at 17100 Olde Mill Run, Rockville. Customers in this area will lose water service while the water main is fixed. Repairs...
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    Laurel, MD - January 18, 2019: WSSC is making emergency repairs to a 10-inch water main at 7100-7330 Donnell Place, District Heights. Customers in this area will lose water service while the water main is...
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    Due to inclement weather during the overnight hours, WSSC will have modified liberal leave for employees, Friday, January 18, 2019 until 11:00am. This means WSSC is open for business as scheduled. All...
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    Laurel, MD - January 17, 2019: WSSC is making emergency repairs to a 24-inch water main at 6830 Third Street, Greenbelt. Customers in this area will lose water service while the water main is fixed. Repairs...
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    Laurel, Md. – January 15, 2019 – WSSC Commissioners are scheduled to hold their first monthly meeting of 2019 this Wednesday, January 16. The meeting, which starts at 10 a.m., is open to the public and...
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    Laurel, MD - January 14, 2019: WSSC is making emergency repairs to a 16-inch water main at 3006 Danville Road, Accokeek. Affected streets include: Wheel Wright Pl.                                       ...