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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 1, 2012
Residents advised about wastewater overflow in Round Grove Creek Watershed
The City of Kansas City, Mo., Water Services Department reports a wastewater overflow due to a debris blockage in front of 10602 E 41st St. on Friday, June 1st at 11:40 a.m.
The manhole was overflowing at a rate of 3 gallons per minute and ended at 12:30 p.m. The sewage did not enter the State’s waters. The Investigation crew checked the storm drainage creek along I-70 south of this address and found no sewage. A debris stoppage was opened in the sanitary manhole.
For more information, contact Colleen Doctorian, public information officer for the Water Services Department at (816) 513-0232.
The Kansas City, Mo., Water Services Department maintains and operates water collection, processing and distribution systems, stormwater management and control systems, and waste water collection and processing systems for residential and business customers in Kansas City and for wholesale customers in the Kansas City region. Operation is funded by fees charged to customers based on their use of products and services.
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