responded Monday to a minor sewage spill at East
46th and Harmon streets.
Grease blocked a
sewer main that resulted in system and caused 88 gallons of sewage to discharge
into a storm catchbasin, according
to the city. It's classified as a minor spill under State Environmental
Protection Division guidelines.
water and sewer crews were notified of the spill at 2:17 p.m. and it was fixed
by 3:55p.m. The STD stoppage was cleared, cleaned storm system and
repaired a crack in the sewer main, according
to the city.
agencies required by the State EPD were notified. Lime was placed
on the affected area. The storm system was sampled and a spill notification was
put at Casey Canal at 2 Derenne, Casey Canal at Sallie Mood, and the Montgomery
Crossroads Storm Water Station at the Hayner's Creek Bridge.
Friday, May 24 2013 7:57 PM EDT2013-05-24 23:57:32 GMT
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