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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
Treated Effluent/Reuse Water Release in Collier's Reserve The Irrigation Quality (IQ) section received a report regarding a possible leak at 8:18 AM on 10/25/2018. The IQ section responded and discovered a 2-inch crack in the ARV saddle on a 12-inch reuse main. It is estimated that over 1 million gallons of highly treated and disinfected public access reuse quality water may have been released into the Cocohatchee River. The reuse main was immediately isolated and the release has ceased. A contractor has been hired to replace the ARV. 10/26/2018 11:18 EDT Collier County Water-Sewer District ; Naples FL; 34110 Collier Rob Kaine IQ Manager Robert.Kaine@colliercountyfl.gov (239) 252-6251 Operator Of the Facility Margie Hapke (239) 252-2679 Margie.Hapke@colliercountyfl.gov 26.28051 -81.793578 10/25/2018 08:20 EDT No 10/25/2018 11:30 EDT Incident Location
Collier County Water-Sewer District SSO 10/25/2018 On 10/25 at 10:30am an 8" forcemain was hit by a contractor installing sign posts at the intersection of Wiggins Pass Rd and Bamboo Ct. Approximately 8000 gallons of untreated wastewater was discharged of which 7500 gallons was recovered with pumper trucks resulting in a 500 gallon spill. The spill was contained in a grassy swale along the roadway. No bodies of water were affected. the line was repaired and the area has been disinfected with lime. 10/26/2018 10:22 EDT North County Water Reclamation Facility 10500 Goodlette Frank Rd; Naples FL; 34109 Collier Steve Nagy Wastewater Collections Manager SteveNagy@colliergov.net (239) 252-2600 Operator Of the Facility Margie Hapke (239) 252-4287 MargieHapke@colliergov.net 26.294 -81.797 10/25/2018 10:30 EDT No 10/25/2018 15:30 EDT Incident Location
Sanitary Sewer Discharge On October 24, 2018 at 08:05 pm the canal crossing/AVR was damaged by LWDD crew, cleaning canal bank. Approximately 100 gallons was discharge from pipe, LWDD created a dam to contain discharge. Canal crossing/ARV has been repaired. LWDD will removed dam on 10/25/18 area returned to normal. 10/25/2018 13:52 EDT Post Office  FL Palm Beach Marla Smith Chief of Communications msmith@pbcwater.com (561) 740-4600 Operator Of the Facility PBCWUD/Dispatch (561) 740-4600 msmith@pbcwater.com 26.661 -80.102 10/24/2018 20:05 EDT No 10/25/2018 15:00 EDT N Incident Location
City of Clearwater 10/25/18 discharge Today on 10/25/18 at 09:50 am we had a 2936 gallon digested sludge spill at our Marshall St facility (1605 harbor DR. Clearwater, Fl. 33755). A contractor was onsite changing a broken valve at the blend tank. And we believe the that the line was back fed from the digester causing a digested sludge spill. We have mobilized vac truck to vacuum up the grass area and the road. In the road there is a storm drain that leads to the retention pond, and ultimately leads to Stevenson's creek. We believe a approximately 50 gallons reached the storm drain, but didn't reach the retention pond. We are in the process of vacuuming out the storm line. 10/25/2018 13:13 EDT Marshall ST WRF 1605 Harbor Dr. ; clearwater FL; 33755 Pinellas Ryan Alexander Chief Operator ryan.alexander@myclearwater.com (727) 224-7042 Operator Of the Facility Ryan Alexander (727) 224-7042 ryan.alexander@myclearwater.com 27.981175 -82.786795 10/25/2018 09:50 EDT No 10/25/2018 09:55 EDT Incident Location
City of Sarasota 2190 Magnolia Street Spill City crews found a broken 4" force main fed by three lift stations (11, 43 & 84) at 2190 Magnolia Street. The lift stations were shut down and tankers used to transport the raw wastewater over night. The area was treated with lime, hosed down and cleaned up using the vac truck. The force main was repaired and the stations placed back in service. 10/25/2018 13:06 EDT City of Sarasota AWWTP 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 27.304596 -82.526478 10/24/2018 17:00 EDT No 10/24/2018 18:00 EDT Incident Location
Pristine Lake Blvd and Amelia Rose Way 10-24-18 11:59 AM Received call from "Skip" PCU locator Bellmore Enterprises Inc. bored through 6'' FM. (Skip was on site locating the utilities for the contractor when notified of hit) Skip was instructed to close TR-344-VLV-9 to cease spill. Valve was closed at 12:05 PM. Dispatched crews to site to begin repair and clean up activities. 6'' FM was located in the asphalt of Pristine Lakes Blvd. Wastewater entered storm culvert roughly 300' east of Amelia Rose Way on Pristine Lakes Blvd. Storm culvert connects to retention pond on the west side of Pristine Lakes Blvd. One vactor and one sludge truck arrived on site 12:45 PM. Sludge began removing wastewater/ storm water from the storm culvert. Sludge truck removed (4) loads at 3,300 gallons and vactor truck removed (1) load at 3,000 gallons for a total of 16,200. (2) 50 pound bags of lime was installed, road and affected area was washed down with 1,500 gallons of clean water. Crews made repair to 6'' FM with MJ sleeves and re-activated system. Spill is estimated at 5,000 gallons. 10/25/2018 12:43 EDT Land O'Lakes Wastewater Treatment Facility 6101 Parkway Boulevard; Directions: PERMIT # FLA012731; Land O'Lakes FL; 34639 Pasco James Hircock Environmental Compliance Specialist jhircock@pascocountyfl.net (813) 235-6189 Environmental Compliance Specialist James Hircock (727) 247-0391 jhircock@pascocountyfl.net 28.254048 -82.454573 10/24/2018 11:45 EDT No 10/24/2018 12:05 EDT Incident Location
Hughey Kimal Drive 102418 ON 10/24/18 AT APPROXIMATELY 7:00PM A SPILL OCCURRED IN FRONT OF LS-418-0905 DUE TO A 4 FORCE MAIN BREAK. WE DISCOVERD DURING THE REPAIR THAT THE PVC PIPE FAILED JUST OUTSIDE THE STATION. APPROXIMATELY 800 TOTAL GALLONS SPILLED BUT ONLY 500 MADE IT INTO A NEARBY STORM DRAIN, A RETENTION POND WAS AFFECTED AND SAMPLES WILL BE TAKEN THE REMAINING 300 GALLONS WAS CONTAINED ON SITE AND RECOVERED USING THE VAC-TRUCK. THE DAMAGED PIPE WAS CUT OUT AND REPLACED. THE SPILL CEASED AT 01:00AM 10/25/18 10/25/2018 09:20 EDT Venice Gardens WRF Service Area ; Sarasota FL Sarasota Sean Lacaille Operations Manager slacaill@scgov.net (941) 465-6184 Operator Of the Facility Patricia Nihart (941) 650-8288 pnihart@scgov.net 27.092205 -82.358928 10/24/2018 19:00 EDT No 10/25/2018 01:00 EDT Incident Location
Sherwood Food Distributors tractor trailer accident resulting in a 40-gallon diesel spill to soil on the FGDOT right-of-way 10/24/2018 15:23 EDT Sherwwod Foods diesel spill in front of 734 SR 50; Tarrytown FL; 33597 Sumter Alan Chandler manager achandler@a-otc.com (352) 472-7295 agent Alan Chandler (352) 472-7295 achandler@a-otc.com 28.552615 -82.087158 10/23/2018 08:30 EDT No 10/23/2018 18:15 EDT Incident Location
Wastewater Spill 26th Street & Spruce Street 14 inch cast iron force main was cracked (3ft crack) while sub contractor was performing work. 139,000 gallons of wastewater spilled while trying to isolate flow. Pollution control devices were used to direct flow away from storm water system, but undetermined volume of wastewater did migrate into the Intracoastal Waterway. After isolation, affected roadway area was cleaned and disinfected with lime. 10,000 gallons recovered (approximately 5 vac trucks worth) from 26th Street and surrounding neighborhood. Flow was stopped at approximately 9pm on 10/23/18, cleaning and disinfection concluded at approximately noon on 10/24/18. 10/24/2018 14:26 EDT City of West Palm Beach Public Utilities 1045 Charlotte Ave; West Palm Beach FL; 33401 Palm Beach Burt Baird Utilities O&M Superintendant, Pumping Operations BBaird@wpb.org (561) 989-4630 Operator Of the Facility Burt Baird (561) 989-4630 BBaird@wpb.org 26.737104 -80.054786 10/23/2018 19:00 EDT No 10/23/2018 21:00 EDT Incident Location
Century florida there was a liftstation electrical failure caused by a blown fuse. the fuse kept the alarm from sounding or lighting up so we did not catch the spill until our daily check at noon today. I estimate that 500 gallons of wastewater spilled into the ditch. we replaced the fuse, pumped the lifstation down and applied lime to the affected area. 10/24/2018 14:13 EDT Town of Century 7995 N century blvd.; Directions: go north on Alger rd for about 400 ft. the spill occurred under west of the culvert; Century FL; 32535 Escambia Alicia Lee Jernigan water/wastewater superintendent ajernigan@centuryflorida.us (850) 288-0235 Operator Of the Facility Alicia Jernigan (850) 288-0235 alijojernigan@gmail.com 30.979 -87.26 10/23/2018 12:40 EDT No 10/24/2018 12:00 EDT Y Escambia, Incident Location