St. Louis Call Newspapers

Strange water taste in South County is temporary, caused by heavy rain

Pouring water from a faucet

December 5, 2019

By Erin Achenbach Staff Reporter eachenbach@callnewspapers.com Residents in the South County area may have noticed that their tap water has a strange taste this week, but the reason is temporary and nothing to be alarmed about. Heavy rains last week affected source water characteristics and water t...

Water infrastructure is key to daily life

Workers get ready to fill in dirt from Missouri American Water’s water main replacement project near Fatima Drive and Kammerer Avenue in Affton. The project was part of the water utility comany’s plan to replace 224,000 feet of water main this year, approximately 42 miles of the 4,500 miles of main that the company oversees.

By Erin Achenbach, Staff Reporter

June 20, 2019

By Erin Achenbach Staff Reporter eachenbach@callnewspapers.com In honor of National Infrastructure Week, which was recognized May 13 through May 20, Missouri American Water highlighted a water main replacement project near Fatima Drive and Kammerer Avenue in Affton. The project in Affton is part of Miss...

South St. Louis County News
Brian Russell