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MSD News and Alerts

Official MSD press releases and media alerts issued by MSD.
Sun, 06/02/2019

Rising river levels added to by Saturday night’s storm caused a Metropolitan St. Louis Sewer District (MSD) force main sewer at the foot of Carr Street in downtown St. Louis to fail in early morning hours of Sunday, June 2. Complications from this chain of events have led to a loss of hot water to twelve downtown buildings.

Thu, 05/23/2019

A power outage at one of the Metropolitan St. Louis Sewer District’s (MSD) Pump Stations along the River Des Peres has caused water to back up into homes along Germania Street.

Wed, 05/22/2019

Crews with the Metropolitan St. Louis Sewer District (MSD) are making repairs to a force main after it was broken by a contractor. The break is located at 13084 Old Gravois, in an industrial area of Sunset Hills.
The break happened Wednesday afternoon when a contractor performing underground utility work along Old Gravois hit an underground sewer pipe while boring.

Mon, 05/20/2019

Metropolitan St. Louis Sewer District (MSD) Project Clear is continuing to encourage landowners to install rainscaping features on their property with the Rainscaping Small Grants Program 2019-2020 grant round. Approved landowners residing within the designated Program Area, which now includes the River des Peres combined sewer area, will be reimbursed up to $4,000 for installing rainscaping features on their property, which helps the environment by reducing the amount of stormwater entering the sewer system.

Mon, 05/20/2019

The Metropolitan St. Louis Sewer District (MSD) and Southern Illinois University at Edwardsville (SIUE) have teamed up to create one scholarship for the Environmental Resource Training Center (ERTC) of SIUE.

Fri, 05/17/2019

Crews with the Metropolitan St. Louis Sewer District (MSD) are making repairs to an underground force main sewer break in North St. Louis County. The location of the break is off Fox Haven Ct., near Spanish Lake, in unincorporated St. Louis County. Sewer services in the area have not been affected.

Tue, 05/14/2019

The Metropolitan St. Louis Sewer District (MSD) acted Tuesday to relocate two families on Dellridge Court in the north St. Louis County after the hillside behind their homes shifted nearly 10 feet away from the homes and toward a stormwater drainage channel that is maintained by MSD.

Tue, 05/14/2019

Crews with the Metropolitan St. Louis Sewer District (MSD) are cleaning up and making repairs after a force main break near the Kiefer Creek Pump Station at Castlewood State Park in St. Louis County. The break happened early Tuesday morning, while MSD crews were working on a force main at 1402 Kiefer Creek Rd, near where Kiefer Creek flows into the Meramec River.

Fri, 05/03/2019

Rising river levels have forced the Metropolitan St. Louis Sewer District (MSD) to shut down its Watkins Creek pump station.

Sun, 03/24/2019

Crews with the Metropolitan St. Louis Sewer District (MSD) are making repairs to an underground force main sewer that has broken in South St. Louis County.

Mon, 02/18/2019

Crews and contractors with the Metropolitan St. Louis Sewer District (MSD) are working to repair an underground force main sewer break in Chesterfield, Missouri. The location of the break is 673 Water Works Road in Chesterfield.

Tue, 12/18/2018

Crews with the Metropolitan St. Louis Sewer District (MSD) are making repairs after a sewer main break occurred near Riverview and Chain of Rocks Drive in north St. Louis City.

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