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Notification of Discharge of Untreated Wastewater
Notification of Discharge of Untreated Wastewater
Discharge to Ahoskie Creek

Notification of Discharge of Untreated Wastewater

 

The Town of Ahoskie had a discharge of untreated wastewater on Sept. 21, 2016 of an estimated 30,000 gallons at multiple locations within the town limits.  14 inches of rain fell on the area within a 72 hour period causing sewer mains to become surcharged.  The untreated wastewater was discharged to the Ahoskie Creek in the Chowan River basin.

The Division of Water Resources was notified of the event on Sept. 22, 2016 and is reviewing the matter.  For more information contact the Town of Ahoskie at (252)332-5146.