Date: December 9, 2016
To whom it may concern,
Installation Name: City of Chipley
Installation Address: 692 Rustin Drive
Installation Location: City of Chipley
Contact person for further information: Tim Ray, (850) 638-6094
Permit Number (if facility/installation holds a permit): FLA027570
Date and time of the incident or discovery: 12-06-2016, 0745 AM
Location of the incident or discovery: Hwy. 90 and 7th Street
Suspected source and cause of incident or discovery: Manhole overflow. Excessive rainfall.
Type of pollution, including substance or contaminant name(s): Raw sewage
Amount of pollution, including substance or contaminant name(s) : <1,000 gallons
Medium (e.g. land, water, air) affected by pollution: Sewage overflow into storm drain which drains to a ditch system in along 7th street.
Potentially affected areas beyond installation property boundary: N/A
Potential risk to the public health, safety, or welfare: very little
Identification of other parties notified of incident and time notification occurred: Notified other parties listed below on 12-9-16 at 2:30 pm.
Washington County News
Foster Folly News
WJHG Channel 7
Any other information that may be helpful: Flow from manhole was eliminated by placing sandbags on the manhole cover, powdered bleach (HTH) was applied to the spill area.