Water main breaks come with the winter weather
January 11, 2017
Havre Daily News staff
With very cold weather — especially with alternating warmer weather — coming into north-central Montana this winter, people have been, and likely will continue to, experience water main breaks in the area.
Havre Public Works provided some information to explain what happens in a water main break, what people might notice and who they should contact if their main breaks:
What is a water main break?
A water main is an underground pipe that delivers water to the customer’s service pipe. In residential areas it usually runs under the street. If a hole or crack...