Jason Bainter

Problem in Macomb This Summer
8:16 pm
Mon September 10, 2012

The Drought and Burst Water Mains

Macomb City Hall
Rich Egger
  • Interview with Jason Bainter

This summer's drought created some unexpected problems for the Macomb Public Works Department. Operations Manager Jason Bainter said the dry conditions caused an unusually high number of water main breaks.

“The largest one we had was out on Bower Road. I believe that the ground shrinking pulled the fittings on the water main apart,” Bainter said.

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