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City of Kansas City, Mo.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Sept. 5, 2012
Residents advised about wastewater overflow near 5227 North Garfield Ave.
The City of Kansas City, Mo., Water Services Department reported a wastewater overflow due to a plugged sewer near 5227 North Garfield Ave. on Sunday, Sept. 2, 2012 at 4:04 p.m.
Approximately four gallons of wastewater were discharged during the overflow. The wastewater was absorbed into the ground and did not reach any bodies of water or drainage ditches. Cleaning crews jetted the line segment, and applied lime to the affected area. The overflow ended at 4:12 p.m.
For more information, please contact Jennifer Kincaid, with the Water Services Department, at 816-513-0284.