Alert / Warning

Environmental - Environmental - Not Otherwise Categorized


Headline: 3 House Laterals are directly tied into the Dry River Conveyance System
Activation Time: 03/13/18 11:17 AM
Expiration Time: 03/13/18 12:16 PM
Issued By: Watervliet Combined Sewer Overflows
Affected Jurisdictions: Albany County: Albany, Colonie (town), Green Island (town), Menands, Watervliet
Location of Discharge: Dry River outfall on West Bank of Hudson River
Additional Address Info: 3 Home laterals have been found that tie directly into the Dry River convayance system
Name of Waterbody Affected: Hudson River
Description of Discharge: 3 House Laterals are directly tied into Dry River conveyance system
Potential public area(s) impacted:
The following public areas were potentially impacted:
Other: recreational Activities on Hudson River

Facility name: Watervliet Combined Sewer Overflows, Facility ID: NY0030899
Date and Time of Discharge: Dec 28 2017 9:00AM
Duration of Discharge: 2246.0 hours ongoing.
Reason for Discharge:
Other: House Laterals cross connected with Dry River system

Volume or Rate of Discharge: 3 Gallons Per Minute  (Estimated)
Treated State of Discharge: Untreated
Steps Taken to Contain Discharge: Home Owners are in the processes of getting contractors to look at issue

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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.]