Alert / Warning

Environmental - Environmental - Not Otherwise Categorized


Headline: UPDATE: Albany County, Albany, Sewage Discharge, Hudson River, CSO Discharge
Activation Time: 09/13/17 5:34 PM
Expiration Time: 09/14/17 7:43 PM
Issued By: City of Albany Combined Sewer Overflow
Affected Jurisdictions: Albany County: Albany
Location of Discharge: 117 Broadway, Albany, NY 12202, USA
Additional Address Info: Big C Outfall, CSOs 1-all
Name of Waterbody Affected: Hudson River
Description of Discharge: Permitted CSO Wet Weather Discharge
Potential public area(s) impacted:
The following public areas were potentially impacted:
Boat Launch:
Fishing Area:

Facility name: City of Albany Combined Sewer Overflow, Facility ID: NY0025747
Date and Time of Discharge: Sep 7 2017 4:00PM
Duration of Discharge: 4.5 hours ended.
Reason for Discharge:
Weather Conditions: Heavy Rain Event

Volume or Rate of Discharge: 0 Gallons Per Minute  (Estimated)
Treated State of Discharge: Untreated
Steps Taken to Contain Discharge: Permitted Discharge, Issue Wet Weather Advisory

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[Disclaimer: Daily and/or termination reports will be provided for ongoing discharges. The information provided in this message is accurate at the time of report using existing systems and models.]


Permitted discharge caused by heavy rains.

Discharge totals:

09-07-17, 16:00 to 16:10, 1385GPM

09-07-17, 19:30 to 20:15, 2100 GPM

Please see the Albany Pool discharge notification website for up to date overflow information: Albany Pool Discharge Notification.