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  • Sanitary Sewer Overflow Stopped

    Published: January 26, 2015

    BALTIMORE, MD - The Baltimore City Department of Public Works (DPW) today announced that a sanitary sewer overflow, originating in the 200 block of North Hilton Street, has been stopped. The initial estimate of overflow released is approximately 46,000 gallons. It entered the storm drain and the Gwynns Falls. Signs have been posted. The overflow was reported to DPW last night and was stopped at 10 a.m. today. It was caused by a combination of grease, rags, sand, gravel, rocks, trash and roots blocking the flow in the sewer line.  The Baltimore City Health Department and the Marylan...

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