Incident Details

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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
Force Main Break Force main break at 4700 A-1-A Vero Beach Florida Located in conflict storm water manhole Size of force main 12 inch Repair has been initiated 11/17/17 Discharge of storm drain is to the Indian River Lagoon Total quantity not yet determined, reported as more than 100,000 gallons Content raw sewage Contact City of Vero Beach W&S Dept. 17-17th St Vero Beach, Fl 32961 Office 772 978-5220 Robert Bolton Director Cell 772 633-8049 John Ten Eyck Assistant Director Stephen Utter Chief Operator WWTF 11/17/17 pipe was banded and returned to service 11/17/2017 13:47 EST City of Vero Beach WWTF collections system 17-17th St ; Directions: Force main located at: 4700 Block of N A-1-A Vero Beach, Fl ; Vero Beach FL; 32960 Indian River Stephen Utter Chief Operator sutter@covb.org (772) 978-5292 Operator Of the Facility Robert Bolton (772) 978-5220 rbolton@covb.org 27.670553 -80.361714 11/16/2017 17:30 EST No 11/17/2017 17:00 EST N Incident Location
413146 WASD Incident #: 413146 Version: 2 Version Type: Supplementary Incident Version Created On: 11/16/17 07:04 PM Job Order #: 1003539903 Location of Discharge: 19316 SW 380 ST UNINCORPORATED MIAMI-DADE 33034 Reported by WASD Employee? Yes Employee ID: 00201251 Employee Title: PROJECT INSPECTOR 1 Reported by: JUAN VALDEZ Utility Name: Miami-Dade Water & Sewer Phone Number: (305) 274-9272 Path of Flow: North On: SW 380 ST Discharge Caused by Asset Type: Force Main Contractor Involved? No Discharge Due to/Caused by: Force Main Broken Other Cause Additional Discharge Cause: DUE TO POINT LOAD Pipe Material: ACP (Asbestos Cement Pipe) Pipe Size in inches: 8 Type of Water Discharge: RAW SEWAGE Did Discharge Go to Public Access Area? Yes Did Discharge Go into Storm Sewer? Yes Number of Storm Drain(s) Impacted: 1 Distance in Feet to Storm Drain(s): 10 Direction: North Did Discharge Go into Surface Water? No Weather Conditions: Cloudy Estimated Quantity of Sewage Released in Gallons: 5,012 Estimated Time Release Started: 11/16/17 08:49 AM Estimated Time Action Taken at Site: 11/16/17 10:00 AM ACTION TAKEN Active Spill Observed? Yes Discharge Flow Stopped? Yes Discharge Stopped On: 11/16/17 12:00 PM Spill Contained? Yes Area Cleaned? Yes Area Disinfected? Yes Method of Disinfection: Lime/Vactor Public Notified? Yes Method of Public Notification: Post Signs Public Notified On: 11/16/17 10:00 AM Spill Recovered? Yes Recovered Amount in Gallons: 2,200 AGENCIES NOTIFIED AGENCY NOTIFICATION POINT METHOD NOTIFIED TO NOTIFIED ON DEP FDEP State Warning Point Phone 2017_9730 **TAYLOR 11/16/17 07:26 PM RER RER Compliance Desk Phone OPERATOR 9 11/16/17 07:26 PM WASD WASD Jose Cueto Phone JOSE CUETO 11/16/17 07:26 PM DEP DEP Notification Group E-mail 11/16/17 07:26 PM DOH DOH Notification Group E-mail 11/16/17 07:26 PM EPA EPA Notification Group E-mail 11/16/17 07:26 PM HMS Hazardous Materials Subcommittee Group E-mail 11/16/17 07:26 PM RER RER Notification Group E-mail 11/16/17 07:26 PM SFWM SFWM Notification Group E-mail 11/16/17 07:26 PM WASD WASD Interdepartmental Personnel E-mail 11/16/17 07:26 PM Future Contact Person: Marcelo Garcia Future Contact Person's Phone Number: (786) 552-8342 Form Completed by: Jose Torres Of: Water & Sewer Department DEP USE ONLY WRITTEN REPORT REQUESTED: ___ No/ ___ Yes DUE DATE: _________________________________ NAME: _____________________ TITLE: ________________________________ SIGNATURE: ______________ DATE: ___________ Latitude: 25.4147737286612 Longitude: -80.5037200109516 11/16/17 07:26 PM * Fields on red are the ones that changed from previous version Page 1 of 1 DOMESTIC WASTEWATER DISCHARGE/ABNORMAL EVENT NOTIFICATION MIAMI-DADE COUNTY WATER AND SEWER DEPARTMENT EMERGENCY COMMUNICATIONS SECTION 11/17/2017 10:54 EST Miami-Dade W&S Collection System 19316 SW 380 ST; Miami FL; 33034 Miami-Dade Juan Valdez Project Inspector 1 juan.valdez@miamidade.gov (305) 274-9272 Operator Of the Facility Marcelo M. Garcia (305) 274-9272 marcelo.garcia@miamidade.gov 25.416387 -80.503504 11/16/2017 08:50 EST No 11/16/2017 12:00 EST Incident Location
1115 South Osprey Avenue Reuse Spill City crews found a broken valve on a 2" reclaimed water line that allowed a discharge of approximately 2,500 gallons of highly treated reclaimed water at 1115 South Osprey Avenue. The reclaimed water was contained on site in a grassy area and along the side of South Osprey Avenue. The reclaimed water was vacuumed up from the site with the Vac-con. 11/16/2017 12:09 EST City of Sarasota WWTF 1750 12th Street; Sarasota FL; 34236 Sarasota Verne Hall General Manager verne.hall@sarasotafl.gov (941) 661-1347 Owner Of the Facility Verne Hall (941) 661-1347 verne.hall@sarasotafl.gov 27.324286 -82.533617 11/15/2017 13:30 EST No 11/15/2017 14:40 EST Incident Location
Wastewater spill Pompano Beach Wastewater spill at 750 West Sample road in Pompano Beach.The estimated volume spilled was 300 gallons, of which approximately 280 gallons was recovered by crews. The area was sanitized and cleaned up with HTH. No waterway was impacted. Cause of spill was Gravity main blockage. Blockage was cleared using High Volume, High Pressure Cleaner. 11/16/2017 02:31 EST 750 West Sample Road 750 West Sample Road; Directions: Latitude: 26.274564100 Longitude: -80.132715700; Pompano Beach FL; 33064 Broward Mike Kelly Utility Superintendent mikelly@broward.org (954) 831-0821 First Responder Mike Kelly (954) 831-0821 mikelly@broward.org 26.274563 -80.132529 11/15/2017 09:00 EST No 11/15/2017 10:00 EST N Incident Location
Private Sanitary Sewer Overflow - City of Orlando At approximately 1127, City of Orlando received notification that a contractor had ruptured a private force main located near 5109 Carder Rd. While excavating for storm drain improvements in the area, the contractor had ruptured the private forcemain. Approximately 2500 gallons of sanitary sewer spilled out into the excavation site within the storm ditch. Contractor crews vactored the excavation site which allowed for the repair of the forcemain at 1818. Once necessary repairs were made, all spilled materials were vactored and disposed of properly. 11/15/2017 15:26 EST Argos USA LLC 5109 Carder Rd; Directions: From Orlando on I-4: Travel north on I-4. Take exit #88 for Lee rd. Turn left onto Lee rd. Turn right onto Edgewater dr. Turn left onto Hambleton Ave. Turn left at the 1st cross street onto 4th st. Turn right onto Sidney ave.; Orlando FL; 32810 Orange Jeff Hargrove Environmental Specialist jeffrey.hargrove@cityoforlando.net (321) 278-1722 Authorized Representative for the City of Orlando Daniel Friedline (407) 246-2657 daniel.friedline@cityoforlando.net 28.607453 -81.416926 11/14/2017 12:30 EST No 11/14/2017 18:20 EST Incident Location
412960 WASD Incident #: 412960 Version: 3 Version Type: Supplementary Incident Version Created On: 11/14/17 02:29 PM Job Order #: 1003537864 Location of Discharge: 8012 NW 154 ST MIAMI LAKES 33016 Reported by WASD Employee? Yes Employee ID: 00201251 Employee Title: Project Inspector I Reported by: Juan Valdez Utility Name: Miami-Dade Water & Sewer Phone Number: (305) 274-9272 Path of Flow: West On: NW 154 ST Discharge Caused by Asset Type: Force Main Contractor Involved? Yes (Private Contractor) Private Contractor Name: Word Fiber Technology Discharge Due to/Caused by: Force Main Broken Other Cause Additional Discharge Cause: BROKEN BY CONTRACTOR Pipe Material: DIP (Ductile Iron Pipe) Pipe Size in inches: 12 Type of Water Discharge: RAW SEWAGE Did Discharge Go to Public Access Area? Yes Did Discharge Go into Storm Sewer? Yes Number of Storm Drain(s) Impacted: 1 Distance in Feet to Storm Drain(s): 300 Direction: West Did Discharge Go into Surface Water? No Weather Conditions: Rainy Estimated Quantity of Sewage Released in Gallons: 70,868 Estimated Time Release Started: 11/14/17 12:20 AM Estimated Time Action Taken at Site: 11/14/17 01:20 AM ACTION TAKEN Active Spill Observed? Yes Discharge Flow Stopped? Yes Discharge Stopped On: 11/14/17 02:00 AM Spill Contained? Yes Area Cleaned? Yes Area Disinfected? Yes Method of Disinfection: Lime/Vactor Public Notified? Yes Method of Public Notification: Post Signs Public Notified On: 11/14/17 01:20 AM Spill Recovered? Yes Recovered Amount in Gallons: 15,400 AGENCIES NOTIFIED AGENCY NOTIFICATION POINT METHOD NOTIFIED TO NOTIFIED ON DEP FDEP State Warning Point Phone Bill - Inc# 2017-9669 11/14/17 02:30 PM RER RER Compliance Desk Phone Peter 11/14/17 02:30 PM WASD WASD Jose Cueto Phone Jose 11/14/17 02:30 PM DEP DEP Notification Group E-mail 11/14/17 02:30 PM DOH DOH Notification Group E-mail 11/14/17 02:30 PM EPA EPA Notification Group E-mail 11/14/17 02:30 PM HMS Hazardous Materials Subcommittee Group E-mail 11/14/17 02:30 PM RER RER Notification Group E-mail 11/14/17 02:30 PM SFWM SFWM Notification Group E-mail 11/14/17 02:30 PM WASD WASD Interdepartmental Personnel E-mail 11/14/17 02:30 PM Future Contact Person: Marcelo Garcia Future Contact Person's Phone Number: (786) 552-8342 Form Completed by: Jerry Diaz (JDIAZ) Of: Water & Sewer Department DEP USE ONLY WRITTEN REPORT REQUESTED: ___ No/ ___ Yes DUE DATE: _________________________________ NAME: _____________________ TITLE: ________________________________ SIGNATURE: ______________ DATE: ___________ Latitude: 25.9132247651693 Longitude: -80.3309485117445 11/14/17 02:30 PM * Fields on red are the ones that changed from previous version Page 1 of 1 DOMESTIC WASTEWATER DISCHARGE/ABNORMAL EVENT NOTIFICATION MIAMI-DADE COUNTY WATER AND SEWER DEPARTMENT EMERGENCY COMMUNICATIONS SECTION 11/15/2017 11:24 EST Miami-Dade W&S Collection System 8012 NW 154 ST; Miami Lakes FL; 33016 Miami-Dade Juan Valdez Project Inspector 1 juan.valdez@miamidade.gov (305) 274-9272 Operator Of the Facility Marcelo M. Garcia (305) 274-9272 marcelo.garcia@miamidade.gov 25.913472 -80.335534 11/14/2017 00:20 EST No 11/14/2017 02:00 EST Incident Location
Murphy USA #6698 On November 14, 2017. a gasoline release occurred from the north RUL sump and ~ 5 to 15 gallons of gas spilled onto the concrete. ACT Environmental conducted cleanup of the gas from the concrete. No gasoline entered the storm drain system. ACT also pumped ~206 gallons of gas (into 55 gallon drums) from the north & south RUL sumps which are manifolded together. Free floating product was found in a compliance well after the release. ~150 gallons was pumped by ACT into 3, 55-gallon drums. Guardian Fueling Services repaired the south RUL pump on 11/15/17 which caused the leak. Between 11/16 and 11/18/17, ~11,156 gallons of product was pumped from the well using a vac truck provided by SWS. Product was stored in a 22,000-gallon frac tank brought to the site and is currently pending disposal. 11/15/2017 09:24 EST Murphy USA #6698, FDEP Facility ID 25/9803913 1484 US Highway 17 North; Directions: Murphy gas station at Walmart plaza; Wauchula FL; 33873 - 4033 Hardee Michael McDonald Division Chief, National Rapid Response Center mike@nationalrapidresponse.com (512) 712-2808 Spill Response Coordinator Roy Therrien, PPM Cons,Env Consult for Murphy Ooil (352) 227-8098 roy.therrien@ppmco.com 27.567714 -81.815022 11/14/2017 13:20 EST No 11/18/2017 02:30 EST N Incident Location
City of Sarasota David Avenue Spill N/A 11/15/2017 08:10 EST David Avenue Spill 4922 David Avenue; Sarasota FL; 34236 Sarasota Verne Hall General Manager verne.hall@sarasotafl.gov (941) 661-1347 Owner Of the Facility Verne Hall (941) 661-1347 verne.hall@sarasotafl.gov 27.377318 -82.549933 11/14/2017 10:45 EST No 11/14/2017 11:30 EST Incident Location
Wesley Center Waste Water Treatment Facility UD Spill Filter splitter box and filters overflowed with partially treated effluent from the clarifiers. Clarifier #3 ran a high sludge blanket and discharged excesive solids to the filters which binded and overflowed as a result. The clarifer appears to have had a clogged draw tube on the sludge collection mechanism because of an excessive accumulation of rags and deris. 11/14/2017 17:40 EST Wesley Center Waste Water Treatment Facility 7501 Boyette Road; Directions: PERMIT Number: FLA016094; Wesley Chapel FL; 33545 Pasco James Hircock Environmental Compliance Specialist jhircock@pascocountyfl.net (813) 235-6189 Environmental Compliance Specialist James Hircock (813) 235-6189 jhircock@pascocountyfl.net 28.263129 -82.329472 11/13/2017 22:00 EST No 11/13/2017 23:00 EST Incident Location
Broken 2" air release valve 1.) 2" inch broken air release valve from a 12" PVC raw water force main a.) An estimated amount of raw wastewater is at 3,000 gallons b.) The water leads to the Manatee Creek Pocket water body c.) Incident was reported to the utilities at approximately 13:30 on Tuesday, November 14th, 2017 d.) Incident was repaired at approximately 14:30 on Tuesday, November 14th, 2017 e.) Reported incident to FDEP at 15:43 11/14/2017 16:52 EST Tropical Farms Water & Wastewater Treatment Facility 8595 SW Kansas Avenue; Stuart  FL; 34997 Martin Todd Leyland Treatment Plant Administrator tleyland@martin.fl.us (772) 463-6294 Operator Of the Facility Todd Leyland (772) 463-6294 tleyland@martin.fl.us 27.133305 -80.187232 11/14/2017 12:00 EST No 11/14/2017 14:30 EST Y Martin, Incident Location