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    Laurel, MD – January 16, 2020: WSSC Water is making emergency repairs to a valve on N. Park Avenue, Friendship Heights. Customers in this area will lose water service at approximately 8:00 pm this evening...
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    Laurel, Md. – January 14, 2020 – WSSC Water Commissioners are scheduled to host their monthly meeting on Wednesday, January 15, at WSSC Water Headquarters in Laurel. The meeting, which starts at 10 a.m.,...
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    Laurel, MD – January 10, 2020: WSSC Water is making emergency repairs to a 10-inch water main at 1000 Tucker Lane, Ashton. Customers in this area will lose water service while the water main is fixed....
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    Laurel, MD - January 10, 2020: Due to system maintenance this weekend, the following applications may be unavailable on Friday, January 10, 2020, from 8:00 pm to 11:59 pm. Supplier Portal OTL We appreciate...
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    Due to inclement weather, WSSC Water will have modified liberal leave for employees on Wednesday, January 8, 2020 until 11:00 a.m. This means WSSC Water is open for business as scheduled. All employees...
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    Due to inclement weather expected in the area this afternoon, WSSC Water will have modified liberal leave for employees on Tuesday, January 7, 2020 beginning at 12:00pm and continuing through the end of...
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    Laurel, MD – December 31, 2019: WSSC Water is making emergency repairs to a 12-inch water main at 17011 Village Drive West, Upper Marlboro. Customers in this area will lose water service while the water...
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    Our customer service call center will close for the New Year's holiday at 4:00 pm on Tuesday, December 31, 2019 and will reopen on Thursday, January 2, 2020 at 7:30 a.m. As always, payments can be made...
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    Laurel, MD – December 26, 2019: WSSC Water is making emergency repairs to a water main at 1300 block of Iverson Street, Oxon Hill, impacting the Southview Apartments. Customers in this area will lose water...
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    Our customer service call center will close for the Christmas holiday at 4:00 pm on Tuesday, December 24, 2019 and will reopen on Thursday, December 26, 2019 at 7:30 a.m. As always, payments can be made...
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    Laurel, MD – December 20, 2019: Due to system maintenance this weekend, the following applications may be unavailable. Unavailable on Saturday, December 21, 2019, at 4:00 pm to Sunday,December 22, 2019...
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    Laurel, Md. – December 18, 2019 – Keith E. Bell today participates in his first WSSC Water Commission meeting as the newest member of the water utility’s Board of Commissioners. The Prince George’s County...
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    Commissioners also Receive Detailed Briefing on Climate Change Vulnerability Assessment Laurel, Md. – December 17, 2019 – WSSC Water Commissioners are scheduled to review and vote on transmitting the Fiscal...
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    Sale of First-Ever Green Bonds Underscores Environmental Mission Laurel, Md. – December 17, 2019 – Once again, WSSC Water earned AAA bond ratings from all three financial rating agencies: Fitch Ratings,...
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    Due to inclement weather, WSSC will now have modified liberal leave for employees all day on Monday, December 16, 2019. This means WSSC is open for business as scheduled. All employees are expected to...
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    Laurel, MD – December 11, 2019: WSSC is making emergency repairs to a 10-inch water main at 14313 Brandywine Heights Rd, Brandywine. Customers in this area will lose water service while the water main is...
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    Laurel, MD - December 11, 2019:  WSSC Water is experiencing intermittent phone issues. We apologize for this inconvenience and are working as quickly as possible to fix it. Customers may experience a fast...
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    Laurel, MD - December 8, 2019: WSSC Water will be performing system maintenance starting Saturday, December 7th at 9:00 am to Monday, December 9th at 12:00 am. During this outage, the following systems...
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    Laurel, MD - December 5, 2019: WSSC Water will be performing system updates this evening, Thursday, December 5, 2019 from 8:30 pm to 11:30pm.  One Source/Supplier Portal will be unavailable during this...
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    Laurel, MD - December 3, 2019: WSSC Water will be performing system updates this evening, Tuesday, December 3, 2019, from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm. The following system will not be available during this time....
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    Laurel, MD – December 3, 2019: WSSC is making emergency repairs to a 20-inch water main at 3838 Regency Parkway, Suitland, impacting Andrew Ridge Apartments. Customers in this area will lose water service...
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    Laurel, MD – December 3, 2019: WSSC is making emergency repairs to a 16-inch water main at 11604 Piscataway Rd, Clinton. Customers in this area will lose water service while the water main is fixed. Repairs...
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    Our customer service call center will close for the Thanksgiving holiday at 4:00 pm on Wednesday, November 27, 2019 and will reopen on Monday, December 2, 2019 at 7:30 a.m. As always, payments can be made...
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    Laurel, MD – November 22, 2019: Due to system maintenance this weekend, the following applications may be unavailable. Unavailable on Saturday, November 23, 2019, at 4:00 pm to Sunday, November 24, 2019...
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    Laurel, Md. – November 18, 2019 – WSSC Water Commissioners are scheduled to hold their monthly meeting on Wednesday, November 20, at WSSC Water headquarters in Laurel. The meeting, which starts at 10 a.m.,...
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    Laurel, MD - November 15, 2019: WSSC Water will be performing billing system updates early Sunday, November 17, 2019, from 7:00 am to 12:00pm. Customers will be able to pay their water/sewer bills but...
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    Laurel, MD – November 14, 2019: WSSC is making emergency repairs to a water main at 1-39 County Court in Gaithersburg. Customers will lose water service while the water main is fixed. Repairs will be made...
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    Laurel, MD – November 14, 2019: WSSC is making emergency repairs to a 16-inch water main at West Side Drive in Gaithersburg. Customers in the Brighton Village Apartments will lose water service while the...
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    Laurel, MD - November 9, 2019: WSSC is working on system maintenance with One Source/Supplier Portal on Saturday, November 9, 2019, Customer may not be able to access it at this time. As always, we appreciate...
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    Laurel, MD – November 4, 2019: WSSC is making emergency repairs to a 12-inch water main at 3370 Chillum Rd. in Mount Rainier. Customers in this area will lose water service while the water main is fixed....
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    Laurel, MD - November 2, 2019: WSSC will be performing billing system updates early Sunday, November 3, 2019 from 7:00 am to 11:00am. Customers will be able to pay their water/sewer bills but not view...
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    Laurel, MD – October 28, 2019: WSSC is making emergency repairs to a 10-inch water main at 8401 Connecticut Avenue, Chevy Chase, impacting residents of The Lindley apartments and homes on Chevy Chase Lake...
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    Laurel, MD – October 23, 2019: WSSC is making emergency repairs to a 14-inch water main in Brandywine, impacting residents in the area of 4020 Floral Park Road. A water station has been set up at the intersection...
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    WSSC Water Also Hosts Second Blue Tie Ball in Support of The Water Fund Laurel, Md. – October 23, 2019 – Most people understand that many of life’s simple tasks – taking a shower, flushing the toilet,...
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    Laurel, MD – October 21, 2019: WSSC is making emergency repairs to a 10-inch water main in Mitchellville, impacting residents in the area of 1907 Arbor Hill Lane. Customers in this area will lose water...
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    Laurel, Md. – October 18, 2019 – In 1994, a dedicated group of WSSC Water employees formally established a fund to help customers struggling to pay their water and sewer bills. Funded through generous...
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    Laurel, MD - October 18, 2019: WSSC will be performing system maintenance on several WSSC Water applications overnight, Saturday, October 19, 2019, from 4:00 PM to Sunday, October 20, 2019, 1:00 AM. Affected...
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    Brings Wealth of Financial Experience to Maryland’s Largest Water Utility Laurel, Md. – October 16, 2019: WSSC Water welcomes Sandra L. Thompson as the newest member of the water utility’s Board of Commissioners....
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    Laurel, Md. – October 15, 2019 – WSSC Water Commissioners are scheduled to vote on a $31.4 million contract to clean, line and upgrade sewer mains and manholes along the Anacostia River in the Bladensburg...
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    Laurel, MD - October 12, 2019: WSSC will be performing system maintenance on several WSSC Water applications overnight, Sunday October 13, 2019 12:00 through 5:00 AM. Affected systems include: Online Bill...
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    CUSTOMER ALERT: On Saturday, October 5 between the hours of 10am – 2pm, WSSC will be performing maintenance to its IT system. During this time, customers may experience intermittent access to the ePermitting...
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    Laurel, MD - September 30, 2019: WSSC is making emergency repairs to an 8-inch water main at 2002 Oglethorpe St, Hyattsville. Customers in this area, including Evergreen Terrace Apartments, will lose water...
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    Laurel, MD - September 28, 2019: WSSC is making emergency repairs to an 6-inch water main at 4610 Henderson Road, Temple Hills. Customers in this area will lose water service while the water main is fixed....
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    Drinking Water Not Affected Laurel, Md. – September 20, 2019 – After two weeks of extensive monitoring and testing showed algal concentrations below advisory thresholds, WSSC today lifted the second recreational...
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    Laurel, MD – September 19, 2019: WSSC is making emergency repairs to a 10-inch water main in Oxon Hill impacting residents in the area of 4545 Wheeler Rd. Customers in this area will lose water service...
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    September 18, 2019 | News Release OFFICE OF COMMUNICATIONS AND COMMUNITY RELATIONS FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Laurel, MD – September 18, 2019: Due to system maintenance overnight, the following systems will...
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    Laurel, Md. – September 17, 2019 – WSSC Commissioners are scheduled to vote to transmit the six-year (Fiscal Years 2021-2026) $3.7 billion Proposed Capital Improvements Program (CIP) Budget at their monthly...
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    Laurel, MD - September 14, 2019: Due to system maintenance on Saturday, September 14, 2019, from 10am to 3pm, the following systems may be intermittently unavailable. Online Bill Pay ePermitting  One Source...
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    Public Invited to Learn About WSSC’s Investment in Safe, Clean Water    Laurel, Md. – August 30, 2019 – WSSC is hosting two public hearings next week to provide customers and interested stakeholders an...
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    Laurel, MD - August 28, 2019: Due to system maintenance overnight, the following systems will be unavailable from August 28, 2019, at 11:00 pm to August 29, 2019 at 2:00 am. All Online Bill Pay Interactive...