Stories tagged: sewage spill
Thu., April 27, 2017, 12:17 p.m.
Sewage plant in Seattle back to normal operations
The state’s largest sewage treatment plant is back to normal operations after a February electrical failure resulted in flooding that damaged equipment.
Tue., July 19, 2016, 11:58 a.m.
Los Angeles sewage spill shuts down beaches 20 miles away
LONG BEACH, Calif. – At least 1.5 million gallons of sewage spewed from a 90-year-old pipe that burst in an industrial area near downtown Los Angeles, leading beaches to close …
Tue., June 26, 2012
Sewage spills into Lake Roosevelt
High flows in the Columbia River helped dilute sewage spilled into Lake Roosevelt over the weekend from a British Columbia treatment plant, local health officials said. Heavy rains overwhelmed a …
Sat., Sept. 22, 2007
Post Falls outage caused sewage spill
A power failure Sept. 19 at a Post Falls lift station resulted in somewhere between “2,000 and 10,000” gallons of sewage being spilled on the ground around the city’s Fourth …