Sewer Spill

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

The Town of Loxley reports a sanitary sewer overflow has occurred on utility easement between Hwy.59 and County Road 68 in Loxley. The overflow occurred from approximately 12:00 p.m. on Saturday, February 9 until 10:00 a.m. on February 11th. The estimated volume spilled is less than 1,000 gallons.

 The overflow resulted from a deteriorated fitting on a low pressure sewer main that was repaired immediately upon 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.”