This is the astounding amount of water wasted in DeKalb County in one year
Andy Pierrotti | 11 Alive
Two weeks ago Wednesday, a massive water main break in DeKalb County shut down Buford Highway and forced thousands of homeowners and businesses to boil their water for days.
The county is still investigating how the 48-inch pipe, which caused more than a million dollars in damage to just one local business alone, broke.
Steve Gu works at Dream Wireless off Buford Highway, where water plowed into the store March 7, ruining box after box of electronics and other merchandise.
“It just came all to us because it wasn’t just coming down the drain,” Gu said…(Read the full story)