Dixmoor close to fixing water problem

Seven days later things appear to be moving in the right direction as crews finally identify a broken valve believed to have ruptured Dixmoor’s century old pipeline.

People in one Chicago suburb didn't have water on Saturday

The Village told FOX 32 Chicago that water pressure fell to half its normal level on Saturday, which effectively cut off the water supply for all Dixmoor residents. Water pressure has to be at least 35 pounds of pressure per square inch to get water to all the homes in Dixmoor, but pressure has fallen to single digits.