Sewer line overflows into Crane Creek
Thu, 27 May 2010 23:17:45 GMT —
Columbia city officials say they've experienced a sewer overflow at the Crane Creek Estates subdivision.
The Wastewater Maintenance Division found the overflow Thursday afternoon near the 200 block of Scioto Drive.
Apparently, a grease blockage caused the back-up in the collection system line forcing the water into the Crane Creek.
This isn't the first time residents in the area have seen water problems.
Dirty water plagues residents - Monday, March 08, 2010 The Crane Creek Watershed serves thousand, stretching west from Blythewood to the Broad River.Crane Creek flowing with problems - Thursday, March 04, 2010The Crane Creek Watershed includes 67 square miles in northern Richland County. Community works to restore water quality - Thursday, March 04, 2010 A final public meeting will be held Thursday night to put together a strategy to improve the Crane Creek Watershed. Sewage overflow floods Crane Creek - Saturday, February 06, 2010Constant rains on Friday caused another sewer overflow in Columbia.