On May 21, 2017, ESG responded to a customer complaint of sewage escaping from a manhole. As part of our investigation we walked the sewer line and discovered sewer leaking due to a line blockage.
The leak was discovered at 8:40 pm and ceased at 10:40 pm when our crews
cleared the blockage. There was approximately 1200 gallons of wastewater released. The
sewage discharged into Potato Creek. The leak was estimated at 10 gpm from the time it was
The Georgia Department of Natural Resources has been notified and the affected area has been
treated within the regulations of the Georgia Department of Natural Resources. If you have any
questions, please do not hesitate to call the above listed contact persons.