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Resources:Business Response ProgramIn Partnership with the Philadelphia Water Department (PWD) the Business Response Program (BRB) was initiated as a short-term assistance program to help ensure that business in an area affected by PWD project is, to the extent possible, not interrupted. Please read theBRP Application for more information on eligibility.
On Saturday, January 11th, at approximately 4:30 a.m., the Philadelphia Water Department (PWD) was alerted to a failure on a section of a 48” transmission main in the parking lot of Baker’s Centre, a shopping plaza at 3400 Fox Street. The broken pipe was shut down at approximately 6:20 a.m. after releasing approximately 13 million gallons of water.
Updates: March 19, 2014
The Water Department appreciates the patience and understanding of everyone impacted by this break, as any water main break of this magnitude can be messy and disruptive. Philadelphia's drinking water is safe and of high quality and providing this safe, reliable and essential service is our top priority.
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