Tuesday, May 14, 2013
A water main break canceled two S.T.A.R. Nights.
Upper St. Clair School District the rescheudled open houses for Baker and Streams elementary schools. A troublesome water main break canceled the orignal date for the S.T.A.R. Nights. Baker: Kindergarten: May 14 at 10:30 - 11:30 a.m. OR May 17 at 7:30 - 8:30 a.m. 1st Grade: May 16 at 7:30 - 8:30 a.m. OR May 16 at 2:30 - 3:30 p.m. 2nd Grade: May 13 at 7:30 - 8:30 a.m. OR May 13 at 2:30 - 3:30 p.m. 3rd Grade: May 14 at 7:30 - 8:30 a.m. OR May 14 at 2:30 - 3:30 p.m. 4th Grade: May 15 at 7:30 - 8:30 a.m. OR May 15 at 2:30 - 3:30 p.m. Streams: May 14 4th Grade: 7:30 - 8:15 a.m. 1st Grade: 8:15 - 9 a.m. 4th Grade: 1:30 - 2:30 p.m. Kindergarten: 2:45 - 3:45 p.m. May 15 3rd Grade: 7:30 - 8:30 a.m. Kindergarten: 11 am - Noon May 16 …
Thursday, May 2, 2013
A water main break is to blame.
Upper St. Clair School District announced a short time ago that the Baker Elentary and Streams Elementary S.T.A.R. Nights for Thursday, May 2, are cancelled due to a water main break. A water main break also closed down Streams Elementary on Thursday morning. The students were taken to Upper St. Clair High School. "We regret any inconvenience to our families—more details to follow," the district sent out in an e-alert. Check back with Upper St. Clair Patch for updates.
The fix is expected to be finished before the school's open house.
Streams Elementary School is closed Thursday due to a water main break. The school is expected to reopen for Thursday S.T.A.R. Night scheduled from 7 to 9 p.m. The water main fix should be finished by 2 p.m. Students were brought to Upper St. Clair High School after the water main break. Parents can pick their children up by using the theater entrance (the middle entrance). Any students left at 12:30 p.m. will be brought home on a bus. Class at Streams Elementary was already scheduled for an early dismissal at 12:45 p.m. today due to the open house. The event is for parents and students to gather and reflect on academic strengths an growths.
Friday, February 15, 2013
Five customers are without water and others are experiencing low pressure and cloudy or discolored water.
A 12-inch water main break on McMillan Road between Fort Couch and Painters Run roads in Upper St. Clair is expected to be fixed by early Friday evening, according to Pennsylvania American Water. The company estimates that about five customers are without service, while others in proximity to the break may be experiencing low pressure, discolored or cloudy water, while repairs are being made. The company advises customers to run their water until its clear and says the water is safe to consume.
Thursday, February 7, 2013
There's a water main break on Cook School Road.
A leaking water main on Cook School Road in Upper St. Clair is expected to be fixed by mid-evening, according to Pennsylvania American Water. The eight-inch main is on a hillside and is making the repair more difficult and increasing the amount time needed to restore service, according to the company's spokesperson. The leak was reported at 9 a.m. It's not known how many customers are affected by the broken main. Are you affected? Tell us in the comments below. Do you have pictures? Upload them to the right.
Thursday, September 29, 2011
A roundup of the region's top stories for Thursday, Sept. 29.
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Wednesday, September 28, 2011
A water main broke at 6:45 a.m. Wednesday. Approximately 40 to 50 customers were without water service.
An eight-inch water main that broke at the intersection of McMurray and Harrow Roads in Upper St. Clair this morning has been repaired. Approximately 40 to 50 homes were without water during the fix, according to the Upper St. Clair Public Works Department. The homes affected were along McMurray Road from Johnston Road to Ruthfred Drive. The homes affected along Harrow Road were from McMurray Road to Sandhurst Road. "It's a pretty routine repair, said Josephine Posti, a Pennsylvania American Water spokesperson. The Upper St. Clair Public Works Department was on the scene with Pennsylvania American Water crews helping with the clean-up Wednesday. "There is a lot of debris," said George Kostelich, public works director, on Wednesday morning…