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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Aug. 4, 2010
ENV RESPONDS TO TWO MORE SSOs TODAY
(Wednesday, Aug. 4, 2010) – Crews from the city’s Department of Environmental Services responded to two more sanitary sewer overflows today – one in Waipahu and the other in downtown Honolulu.
ENV took the
While cleaning a sewer pipe near
Grease clogged a 10-inch terra cotta pipe releasing 2,500 gallons of untreated wastewater out a manhole on
ENV notified the state Department of Health of both SSOs. The affected areas were cleaned, disinfected and deodorized. The posting of warning signs and water sampling are underway.