City Water Commissioner Thomas Powers

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Chicago Water Mains Holding Up During Cold Snap

Chicago water mains have been doing fine in the subzero weather, but the temperatures have been tough on the fire hydrants.

01/29/2014

(Credit: CBS)

2 Investigators: Estimates Charging Chicagoans For Water They Don’t Use

Hundreds of thousands of Chicago homeowners are paying for water they don’t use. That’s because they don’t have water meters installed in their homes. Their water usage is estimated and as Pam Zekman reports, those estimates appear to be way off.

CBS 2–07/10/2013