Tag: yakima water tank

Water tank in the water tank in Yakima Valley gets a new home

Yakima, Wash.(AP) An elderly woman died in a Yakima water system on Monday, just hours after her home in a former water tank burst.It happened about 2 p.m. in a small community west of Seattle, where the water was treated by a new generation of high-efficiency, water-saving technology.The home,...

Yakima water tanks are ‘not suitable’ for new house

Yakima, Washington (Reuters) – Yakima’s water tanks aren’t suitable for a new home, a water system operator said, as thousands of people have been left without access to clean water for days.A coalition of water and sanitation groups said on Monday that the city had missed the deadline to...