Alert / Warning

Environmental - Environmental - Not Otherwise Categorized


Headline: Orange County, New Windsor, Sewage discharge, Quassaick Creek
Activation Time: 05/16/18 3:16 PM
Expiration Time: 05/23/18 3:14 PM
Issued By: New Windsor (T) WWTP
Affected Jurisdictions: Orange County: New Windsor
Location of Discharge: 1106 River Rd
Additional Address Info:
Name of Waterbody Affected: Quassaick Creek
Description of Discharge: Due to power outage from severe storm, power out at pump station, pumps not running, causing sewage to backup and flow out of manhole.
Potential public area(s) impacted: There were no potentially impacted public areas.
Facility name: New Windsor (T) WWTP, Facility ID: NY0022446
Date and Time of Discharge: May 16 2018 10:00AM
Duration of Discharge: 3.0 hours ended.
Reason for Discharge:
Power Outage: Power outage at pump station due to severe storm.

Volume or Rate of Discharge: 30 Gallons Per Minute  (Estimated)
Treated State of Discharge: Untreated
Steps Taken to Contain Discharge: Contractor called to pump out wet well, generator brought to pump station to run pumps.

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