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Headline: UPDATE: REVISED: Brooklyn, Kings, Sewage Discharge, Coney Island Creek
Activation Time: 02/13/18 10:05 AM
Expiration Time: 02/20/18 10:04 AM
Issued By: NYCDEP Owls Head WWTP
Affected Jurisdictions: Kings County: Brooklyn
Location of Discharge: Shore Pkwy, Brooklyn, NY 11214, USA
Additional Address Info: Outfall located near W15th Street & Coney Island Creek
Name of Waterbody Affected: Coney Island Creek
Description of Discharge:
Potential public area(s) impacted: It is unknown whether public areas were impacted
Facility name: NYCDEP Owls Head WWTP, Facility ID: NY0026166
Date and Time of Discharge: Sep 28 2017 1:00PM
Duration of Discharge: 3337.0 hours ongoing.
Reason for Discharge:
Other: Homes were found to be illegally connected to a storm sewer tributary to Outfall OH-021

Volume or Rate of Discharge: 0.56 Gallons Per Minute  (Estimated)
Treated State of Discharge: Untreated
Steps Taken to Contain Discharge: Commissioner's Order have been issued to stop the discharges.

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[Disclaimer: Daily and/or termination reports will be provided for ongoing discharges. The information provided in this message is accurate at the time of report using existing systems and models.]

Instructions:

UPDATE:

- Single family home was found to be illegally connected to a storm sewer on 1/2/2018.

ORIGINAL:

- Single family home is no longer illegally connected to a storm sewer as of 11/17/2017 at 12:00 PM

-A 3 family home was found to be illegally connected to a storm sewer on 9/28/2017.

-A single family home was found to be illegally connected to a storm sewer on 10/27/2017.