Public Notice | Minor Wastewater Discharge
MINOR WASTEWATER DISCHARGE REPORTED TO EPD:
EPD Coastal District
400 Commerce Center Dr.
Brunswick, GA 31523
DATE OF MINOR DISCHARGE: Friday, March 31, 2023
REPORT SUBMITTED: Monday, April 4, 2023
LOCATION OF MINOR DISCHARGE: Manhole at 105 Puttenham Xing
CAUSE OF DISCHARGE: The cause of the discharge was an electrical service
disruption at Lift Station.
ESTIMATED DISCHARGE: 2,250 gallons
RECEIVING WATERS: Adjacent retention pond contiguous to the Little
Ogeechee Pond, a tributary of the Ogeechee River.
CORRECTIVE ACTION TAKEN: The electrical service to station was restored.
SPILL STATUS: Discharge is no longer leaking.
CORRECTIVE ACTION TAKEN TO PREVENT FUTURE DISCHARGE: Second
layer of power monitoring is being installed to detect partial electrical disruptions.
SIGNS POSTED: Tuesday, April 4, 2023
MEDIA/HEALTH DEPARTMENT/ OTHERS NOTIFIED: Spirit Newspaper,
WRQH Savannah, WSAV TV, and the Chatham County Health Department
CONTACTS: Charles Heino Office: 912-445-0050 Mobile: 912-445-1884