News Flash Home
The original item was published from 8/31/2022 2:19:41 PM to 8/31/2022 2:20:50 PM.

News Flash

News Carousel

Posted on: August 31, 2022

[ARCHIVED] Notice of Sanitary Sewer Overflow - August 31, 2022

A sewer manhole cover



CONTACT:     Katie Guyer 

                     Communications Coordinator

PHONE:         989-837-3307

DATE:           August 31, 2022

 August 31, 2022  The City of Midland Wastewater Plant has notified the public of a sanitary sewer overflow event that resulted in the discharge of approximately 500 gallons of raw wastewater underground. 

At approximately 8 a.m. today, August 31, a sanitary sewer leak was discovered while work was being performed at the Wastewater Treatment Plant, 2125 Austin Street. The overflow was contained and all necessary repairs made by approximately 9 a.m. No surface waters were impacted by the discharge and there is no perceived threat to public health and safety.

 In accordance with state law, the Michigan Department of Environment, Great Lakes, and Energy (ELGE) Quality and the Midland County Department of Public Health were notified of the overflow event. 

For more information, please contact the City of Midland Wastewater Treatment Plant at 989-837-3500.

Facebook Twitter Email

Other News in News Carousel

Shane Bjorge

Shane Bjorge Named City Engineer

Posted on: February 16, 2024
A shovel in brown dirt surrounded by small green plants

Apply for a Circle Community Garden Plot

Posted on: February 2, 2024
A red fire hydrant with snow around it

Adopt a Hydrant This Winter

Posted on: January 11, 2024
Calculator with bills

Winter 2023 Tax Bills Mailing in December

Posted on: November 17, 2023
Toy cars in a parking lot

Reminders of City Parking Rules

Posted on: November 9, 2023
A row of black mailboxes on a green lawn with red flags

DPS Reminds You to Shake Your Mailbox

Posted on: October 13, 2023
Gerstacker Spray Park

Spray Parks Close for the Season

Posted on: September 28, 2023
A cemetery grave site with flowers

Remove Decorations from Midland Cemetery

Posted on: September 15, 2023
A man's hand holds up a black tv remote against a flat screen tv in a living room

MCTV Launches New On-Demand Video Service

Posted on: February 24, 2023
The exterior of Midland City Hall

Taglauer Named Code Official of the Year

Posted on: October 21, 2022
Fire Marshal John Jurek

City Promotes John Jurek to Fire Marshal

Posted on: September 2, 2022
New City Clerk Lacey Todd

Lacey Todd Promoted to City Clerk

Posted on: April 8, 2022