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Nearly 200 water main breaks happened across Woodbury in November due to a large system failure. (Submitted image)

Final report: Tech overreliance contributed to bursting water mains

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Overreliance on technology caused a major water main break in Woodbury last fall, resulting in nearly 200 insurance claims and costing the city $165,000.


A report released last week concluded the city’s investigation and explained how the technology controlling the system failed to do its job on that early Sunday morning in November 2013.

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Riham Feshir
Riham Feshir is a reporter and photographer for the Woodbury Bulletin. Her coverage includes Woodbury City Hall, Washington County Board of Commissioners and business news.  Follow Riham on Twitter @RihamFeshir for the latest updates.