Minor Discharge Notice | Sangrena Drive

MINOR WASTEWATER DISCHARGE REPORTED TO EPD: EPD Coastal District 400 Commerce Center Dr. Brunswick, GA 31523

DATE OF MINOR DISCHARGE: Monday, October 30, 2023

REPORT SUBMITTED: Tuesday, October 31, 2023

LOCATION OF MINOR DISCHARGE: 208 N. Sangrena Dr. (Canal Behind Property)(Please note that the address used is a reference for the location of the lift station)

CAUSE OF DISCHARGE: The cause of the discharge was a broken force main pipe.

ESTIMATED DISCHARGE: Estimated less than 2000 gallons.

RECEIVING WATERS: Drainage ditch contiguous to the City’s storm water system.

CORRECTIVE ACTION TAKEN: Broken pipe was repaired. Vac Truck was utilized to recover approximately 6000 gallons of contaminated stormwater and returned to the collection system for treatment.

SPILL STATUS: Sewage is no longer leaking

CORRECTIVE ACTION TAKEN TO PREVENT FUTURE DISCHARGE: Pipe material was replaced with more durable and flexible HDPE pipe to prevent future breaks.

SIGNS POSTED: October 30, 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