Notice of Discharge of Untreated Sewage

The City of Havelock Utility Department had a discharge of untreated wastewater from our collection system located at the end of Oakwood Drive of approximately 192,000 gallons. The discharge occurred on February 4, 2016 continuing until February 5, 2016 for approximately 20 ½ hours. The untreated wastewater entered into Joe’s Branch in the Neuse River Basin. The City of Havelock is actively engaged in working with an engineering firm to isolate the sources causing this discharge and to prevent further discharges. This notice was required by North Carolina General Statutes Article 21, Chapter 143.215C. For more information contact Lauren M. Wargo, Public Information Officer at (252)463-7171.