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Incident Name Incident Report Report Date/Time Facility Name Facility Address Affected Counties Reporter Name Reporter Title Reporter E-mail Reporter Phone Reporter Role Contact Name Contact Phone Contact E-mail Latitude Longitude Release Start Date/Time On-going Release Release End Date/Time Migrated Off-Site (Y/N) Migrated Counties Map Display
"Ricky McMillion" WWTP Approximately 80,000 gallons of partially chlorinated effluent were released due to power loss during Hurricane Michael. The release entered the Apalachicola River. 10/17/2018 15:38 EDT "Ricky McMillion WWTP ; Wewahitchka FL; 32465 Gulf Michael Gortman City Administrator Citywewa@fairpoint.net (850) 639-2605 Operator Of the Facility Michael Gortman (850) 639-2605 citywewa@fairpoint.net 30.098612 -85.181316 10/10/2018 11:05 EDT No 10/11/2018 09:00 EDT Incident Location
Port St. Joe Wastewater Release Estimated approximately 50,000 gallons of raw sewage released in Port St. Joe during Hurricane Michael when the system was flooded with salt water. The release likely entered the Bay of Port St. Joe and the Gulf of Mexico. Cleanup actions are complete at this time. 10/17/2018 15:36 EDT City of Port St. Joe WWTF 455 County Road 382; Port St. Joe FL; 32456 Gulf Kevin Pettis Lead Operator kpettis@psj.fl.gov (850) 340-1316 Operator Of the Facility Kevin Pettis (850) 340-1316 kpettis@psj.fl.gov 29.828567 -85.304045 10/10/2018 12:00 EDT No 10/10/2018 12:00 EDT Incident Location
4521 Sunbeam Rd Contractor hit 4" force main causing sewer release into storm drain that discharge into nearby pond. Impacted area was washed down, vacuumed and disinfectant and hydrated lime were applied. Sampling to begin 10/17/18. 10/17/2018 10:25 EDT 4521 Sunbeam Rd 4521 Sunbeam Rd; Jacksonville FL; 32257 Duval J Bowden Incident Responder bowdjt@jea.com (904) 252-5471 Incident Responder J Bowden (904) 252-5471 bowdjt@jea.com 30.206043 -81.598261 10/16/2018 16:15 EDT No 10/16/2018 22:00 EDT Incident Location
City of Eustis - 501 E CR 44 1. Name, address, and telephone number of person reporting: Michael Brundage, Wastewater Dept. Lead Operator, 801 Bates Ave., Eustis, FL 32726, (352) 357-3777. 2. Name, address, and telephone number of permittee or responsible person for the discharge: Bill Johnston, Plant superintendent, 801 Bates Ave., Eustis, FL 32726, (352) 357-3777. 3. Date and time of the discharge and status of discharge (ongoing or ceased): October 15, 2018 10:00 p.m. to October 16, 2018. 11:50 a.m. Discharge ceased. 4. Characteristics of the wastewater spilled or released (untreated or treated, industrial or domestic wastewater: Untreated domestic wastewater. 5. Estimated amount of the discharge: <100,000 gallons. 6. Location or address of the discharge: Low lying wooded area off SR 44, area previously known as The City Compost site at 501 E CR44, Eustis, Florida. 7. Source and cause of discharge: A 20 inch cut (crack) on top of 8 inch PVC force main. Possibly caused or weakened by the weight of construction equipment in the area several months earlier. 8. Whether the discharge was contained on-site, and cleanup actions taken to date: Contained on site within wooded area at the city compost site; cleanup limited to spraying wetted area with sodium hypochlorite, as the water was quickly absorbed into the ground. 9. Description of area affected by the discharge, including name of water body affected, if any: None. 10. Additional comments: As noted in item #7 above, the crack in the line was possibly due to the weight of heavy construction equipment that was being used along and next to the city┐s force main. The city is currently discussing options and the possibility of a. televising the line b. slip lining c. leak detection monitoring equipment d. and replacing troubled section of the line 11. Other persons or agencies contacted: FLAWARN incident #2018-6465. Michael Brundage Wastewater Department Lead Operator City of Eustis 10/17/2018 09:58 EDT FLA010507 801 Bates Ave; Eustis FL; 32726 Lake Michael Brundage Lead Operator (Wastewater) brundagem@ci.eustis.fl.us (352) 357-3777 Operator Of the Facility Bill Johnston (352) 357-3777 brundagem@ci.eustis.fl.us 28.875165 -81.67567 10/15/2018 22:00 EDT No 10/16/2018 11:50 EDT Incident Location
SR 46 RECLAIM MAIN BREAK STATE WARNING POINT INCIDENT NUMBER - 2018-6467. STATE WARNING POINT PERSON CONTACTED WAS CHRIS DORNS 10/17/2018 08:55 EDT W SR 46 INTERSECTION OF SR 46 @ S. ORANGE AVE; Directions: SOUTH EAST SIDE OF INTERSECTION AT SR 46 AND S ORANGE AVE; SANFORD FL; 32771 Seminole CHRISTOPHER GRAYBOSCH WATER DISTRIBUTION SUPERVISOR CGRAYBOSCH@SEMINOLECOUNTYFL.GOV (407) 665-2742 REPORTING AGENT CHRISTOPHER GRAYBOSCH (407) 665-2742 CGRAYBOSCH@SEMINOLECOUNTYFL.GOV 28.811807 -81.368387 10/16/2018 14:30 EDT No 10/16/2018 20:00 EDT Incident Location
Quincy 2225 Pat Thomas Parkway Approximately 10,000 gallons of raw sewage was released from a lift station due to power failure in Quincy. The release did not enter any storm drains of waterways. Cleanup actions are planned. 10/16/2018 14:36 EDT Quincy WWTP 300 N G F & A Drive; Quincy FL; 32351 Gadsden Terry Presnal Project Manager terry.presnal@jacobs.com (850) 251-8899 Operator Of the Facility Terry Presnal (850) 251-8899 terry.presnal@jacobs.com 30.552197 -84.592287 10/10/2018 14:30 EDT No 10/11/2018 00:00 EDT Incident Location
Quincy South Key Street Approximately 2,000 gallons of raw sewage was released from a lift station due to power failure in Quincy. The release did not enter any storm drains, but did enter the Tanyard Branch waterway. Cleanup actions are planned. 10/16/2018 14:33 EDT Quincy WWTP 300 N G F & A Drive; Quincy FL; 32351 Gadsden Terry Presnal Project Manager terry.presnal@jacobs.com (850) 251-8899 Operator Of the Facility Terry Presnal (850) 251-8899 terry.presnal@jacobs.com 30.584721 -84.58321 10/10/2018 14:30 EDT No 10/12/2018 00:00 EDT Incident Location
Quincy W. Circle Drive Approximately 20,000 gallons of raw sewage was released from a manhole due to a power failure in Quincy. The release did not enter any storm drains, but did enter the Tanyard Branch waterway. Cleanup actions are planned. 10/16/2018 14:30 EDT Quincy WWTP 300 N G F & A Drive; Quincy FL; 32351 Gadsden Terry Presnal Project Manager terry.presnal@jacobs.com (850) 251-8899 Operator Of the Facility Terry Presnal (850) 251-8899 terry.presnal@jacobs.com 30.57611 -84.559115 10/10/2018 14:30 EDT No 10/12/2018 00:00 EDT Incident Location
Quincy Virginia Street Approximately 20,000 gallons of raw sewage was released from a manhole due to power loss in Quincy. The release did not enter any storm drains of waterways. Cleanup actions are planned. 10/16/2018 14:27 EDT Quincy WWTP 300 N G F & A Drive; Quincy FL; 32351 Gadsden Terry Presnal Project Manager terry.presnal@jacobs.com (850) 251-8899 Operator Of the Facility Terry Presnal (850) 251-8899 terry.presnal@jacobs.com 30.571 -84.606 10/10/2018 14:30 EDT No 10/11/2018 00:00 EDT Incident Location
Havana 14th Avenue Approximately 500,000 gallons of treated effluent was released from a lift station due to power failure in Havana. The release did not enter any storm drains or but did enter an unnamed waterway that discharges into the Ochlockonee River. Cleanup actions are complete. 10/16/2018 14:20 EDT Havana WWTF 110 E. 14th Ave.; Havana FL; 32333 - 2117 Gadsden Terry Presnal Project Manager terry.presnal@jacobs.com (850) 251-8899 Operator Of the Facility Terry Presnal (850) 251-8899 terry.presnal@jacobs.com 30.614673 -84.414223 10/10/2018 14:30 EDT No 10/10/2018 14:30 EDT Incident Location