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WASTEWATER OVERFLOW IN PALOLO
(Tuesday, May 11, 2010) – Crews from the city's Department of Environmental Services responded to a sanitary sewer overflow (SSO) last night in Palolo.
The call came in at 10 p.m. ENV arrived at 10:45 p.m. and secured the site at 11:20 p.m.
Grease clogged an 8-inch vitrified clay pipe causing a manhole fronting
ENV notified the state Department of Health. The affected area was cleaned, disinfected and deodorized. Warning signs are posted and water sampling is underway.