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October 2, 2009
WASTEWATER OVERFLOW FRONTING QUEEN’S HOSPITAL
(Friday, October 2, 2009) – The City’s Department of Environmental Services responded this evening to a wastewater overflow fronting the Queen’s Hospital.
Rags blocked an 8-inch vitrified clay pipe sending 1,500 gallons of untreated wastewater out a manhole at
The state Department of Health was notified. ENV crews cleaned, disinfected and deodorized the area surrounding the overflow and will begin signing and sampling in the morning.
Markus Owens, ENV Public Communications Officer, 768-3454