Water main break


Traffic on a major commuter road in Troy, N.Y. is down to one lane in each direction Friday morning after a water main break. Traffic has been reduced to one lane on Hoosick Street between 15th street and Burdett Avenue after repairs overnight to a water main break. City Hall says motorists should expect delays and use caution while traveling through work zones.

WAMC photo by Dave Lucas

Two homes in Schenectady, New York have been demolished following a landslide Sunday morning that displaced nearly two dozen residents. Elsewhere in the Capital Region, officials in Cohoes scrambled to fix another water main break.  

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A water main has broken in the City of Cohoes on Saratoga Street. Mayor Shawn Morse shared details about the break with WAMC's Lucas Willard on Monday morning.

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Troy mayor Patrick Madden declared a state of emergency after a water main break flooded homes and businesses in the city's Lansingburgh neighborhood Sunday.