wastewater http://publicradioeast.org en 5,000 Gallons Of Sewage Enters Creek in Jacksonville http://publicradioeast.org/post/5000-gallons-sewage-enters-creek-jacksonville <p>5,000 gallons of wastewater has spilled into a creek in Jacksonville, following more than an inch and a half of rain on Tuesday.&nbsp; The City’s Maintenance and Utilities Superintendent Pete Deaver was at the site Thursday afternoon testing the water.</p><p><em>“There is nothing else we can do.&nbsp; The rain water helps it dilute the affluent that reaches the waters.&nbsp; We have made some repairs to the man hole where the overflow occurred.”</em></p> Thu, 28 Feb 2013 17:32:21 +0000 Jared Brumbaugh 8314 at http://publicradioeast.org