Sewer Spill

“The Town of Loxley repaired a broken sewer line this afternoon, the following is for immediate press release:

The Town of Loxley reports a sanitary sewer overflow has occurred on a Right-of-Way on a vacant lot on N. Cedar St. in Loxley. The overflow was discovered on Wednesday June 5, 2019 at 9:30 a.m. The estimated volume spilled is 0.00-999.9 gallons.

 The overflow resulted from a 4” lateral connection that was repaired incorrectly. Repairs were made immediately after discovering the leak. There was no effects to local waterways and the Town of Loxley is taking all necessary steps to limit public health hazards or potentially harmful effects on the environment.

 The Alabama Department of Environmental Management and Baldwin County Health Department has been notified.

 If you have any questions regarding this press release, please contact the Utility Office at (251) 964-7644.”