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Archives for October 8, 2013

Brown water from main break? Let it run

Seattle Public Utilities says brown water is common when water mains break Due to a water main break near University Village in Seattle, customers may see brownish water coming from their taps. This is common when there is a sudden change in the flow of water in the pipeline. Discolored… [ Keep reading ]

Update: Water Main Break in U District

A 16-inch water main that runs along Northeast 45th Street broke in the area around University Village shopping center on Tuesday afternoon. Roadways around the shopping center are open but traffic is still impacted. Finding alternative routes is suggested. Water crews continue to work on repairs. Some customers in the… [ Keep reading ]

Protect Salmon, Plant a Tree

Seattle Public Utilities – a member of the Green Seattle Partnership – invites you to restore Seattle’s beautiful forested parks during the 8th annual Green Seattle Day on Saturday, November 2nd from 10 am to 2 pm. Salmon and wildlife need cool healthy waters. Good creek habitat includes gravel and woody… [ Keep reading ]

CFL Recycle & Save Events

Seattle City Light is partnering with Seattle Public Utilities to bring special energy-saving and CFL recycling events to stores throughout Seattle. Bring your burned-out compact fluorescent light bulbs (CFL) and we’ll replace them with free CFLs (limit five).  10/12/13 Lowes 2700 Rainier Ave 11am-3pm 10/13/13 Home Depot 11616 Aurora Avenue… [ Keep reading ]