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Sewage Overflows and Incidents Reported in Date Range

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Public Alerts
Newly Reported Overflows
Authorized Wet Weather Combined Sewer Overflows
All Other Overflows
The following are Public Alerts submitted by Wastewater Treatment Facilities for prompt public awareness of untreated discharges and their locations. These alerts have been directly reported by Wastewater Treatment Facilities and may have not yet been reviewed by the State. Wastewater Treatment facilities are required to submit a public alert as soon as possible, but no longer than one hour from discovery of an untreated discharge from the wastewater treatment facility. This time requirement is extended to no longer than four hours if the operator does not have telephone or internet service at the location or they are working to control or stop the untreated discharge. Additional details regarding sewage overflows and incidents are required to be reported within 12 hours of discovery and available below.
Facility NameTownLocation DescriptionReceiving WatersDate/Time Submission EnteredID
Brattleboro Brattleboro WWTP outfall high ecoli from facility outfallConnecticut River10/13/2017 8:30:20 AM170
Rutland Rutland 9:00 AM- Overflow at School Street, CSO#003
9:05 AM- Overflow at Meadow Street, CSO #004
9:08AM- Overflow at West Street, CSO #005
Alarm in from River Street. Calvery CSO#001 reaching overflow conditions.
East Creek
Otter Creek
Overflows in progress at both locations.
10/9/2017 9:21:40 AM169
Montpelier Montpelier CSO 001 - Taylor St. Bridge Winooski River10/5/2017 9:01:43 AM168
Shelburne 2 (Harbor Rd) Shelburne LaPlatte River near bridge on Falls Rd. Laplatte River9/19/2017 6:08:14 PM167
Shelburne 2 (Harbor Rd) Shelburne LaPlatte River near bridge on Falls Rd. Laplatte River9/19/2017 6:08:04 PM166
NEWLY REPORTED OVERFLOWS. These overflows are pending review from DEC Wastewater staff
No Records Found In Date Range
WET WEATHER COMBINED SEWER OVERFLOWS Reviewed by DEC Wastewater staff
Start DateEnd DateStart/End TimesMunicipalityLocationWaterbodyNature of IncidentEstimated Volume (gallons)Wastewater Treatment FacilityContact PersonSubmission NumberID
View2017-10-092017-10-0908:45 am to 09:05 amCity of RutlandSchool StreetEast CreekAuthorized Wet Weather CSO Overflow10,000 gallonsRutland Jeff Wennberg, Commissioner of Public Works, City of RutlandHN8-FEA9-WD12Z4286
View2017-10-092017-10-0909:15 am to 09:41 amCity of RutlandCalvery CemetaryOtter CreekAuthorized Wet Weather CSO Overflow11,500 gallonsRutland Jeff Wennberg, Commissioner of Public Works, City of RutandHN8-FDXS-J7NNC4287
View2017-10-092017-10-0909:00 am to 09:35 amCity of RutlandWest Street SiphonEast CreekAuthorized Wet Weather CSO Overflow45,500 gallonsRutland Jeff Wennberg. Commissioner of Public Works, City of RutlandHN8-FEKK-MCS264288
View2017-10-092017-10-0908:50 am to 09:20 amCity of RutlandMeadow StreetEast CreekAuthorized Wet Weather CSO Overflow27,000 gallonsRutland Jeff Wennberg, Commissioner of Public Works, City of RutlandHN8-FEFB-67S9C4289
View2017-10-042017-10-0410:00 pm to 11:15 pmCity of MontpelierCSO 001- Taylor St. BridgeWinooski RiverAuthorized Wet Weather CSO Overflow>100 to 1,000 gallonsMontpelier Kurt MotykaHN8-BZ2T-AM7RB4285
ALL OTHER OVERFLOWS Reviewed by DEC Wastewater staff
Start DateEnd DateStart/End TimesMunicipalityLocationWaterbodyNature of IncidentEstimated Volume (gallons)Wastewater Treatment FacilityContact PersonSubmission NumberID
View2017-10-112017-10-1110:00 am to 02:00 pmBrattleboroWWTP OutfallConnecticut RiverDischarged partially treated disinfected effluent>10,000 to 100,000 gallonsBrattleboro Bruce Lawrence, Chief OperatorHN8-J7QT-EE8AP4292
View2017-09-192017-09-1905:30 pm to 06:10 pmShelburne1138 Falls Rd -LaPlatte RiverLaPlatte RiverDischarged untreated sewage >100 to 1,000 gallonsShelburne 2 (Harbor Rd) Chris Robinson, Water Quality SuperintendentHN7-ZQPE-RCCG04282