Kalamazoo sewer overflow

6:08 pm
Sun April 28, 2013

1,800 gallons of raw sewage spilled in two Kalamazoo neighborhoods

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City was notified about overflow from a manhole Saturday morning
  • Source: Mlive
  • | Via: Kalamazoo Gazette
KALAMAZOO, MI -- A sewer blockage caused more than 1,800 gallons of raw sewage to spill in Kalamazoo's Oakland/Winchell Neighborhood Saturday. Kalamazoo Department of Public Services was notified of the overflow from a manhole at 2041 Saxonia Lane at about 11:40 a.m. Saturday. By 5:30 p.m., workers had removed the blockage.