Sewage

Sewage leak near Onset Harbor. (David G Curran/Satellite News Service)

Sewage Overflow Closes Wareham Beaches

More than a dozen beaches and shellfish beds are closed in Wareham due to sewage in the water.

06/23/2014

Attleboro city logo.  (Photo Credit: Attleboro Police)

Attleboro Company Fined, Neighborhood ‘Smelled Like A Diaper’

An Attleboro company has been whacked with a $500 fine over a foul odor that had numerous neighbors complaining.

05/22/2012

Officials are warning residents to avoid swimming in two rivers in western Mass.

Sewage Floods Deerfield & Connecticut Rivers

Massachusetts health officials are urging people not to swim, fish or go boating in portions of the Deerfield and Connecticut Rivers.

08/30/2011

A Saugus resident fills a dumpster with belongings ruined by a sewage back-up.

Town’s Insurer Refuses To Pay For Homes Flooded By Sewage

The town of Saugus’ insurer is refusing to pay for homeowners’ damage caused by a sewage back-up.

08/04/2011

discks

Volunteers Scour Beaches For Wayward Wastewater Disks

More volunteers are turning out to help clean up millions of small plastic disks swept downriver from a New Hampshire wastewater treatment plant to the ocean shores of New Hampshire and Massachusetts.

03/19/2011

The round, plastic white disks have been washing up on beaches from Hampton, N.H. to Newburyport, Mass. (credit: NH DES)

Coakley Looking Into Hooksett, NH Sewage Treatment Disk Release

Massachusetts Attorney General Martha Coakley said Thusday that her office would be looking into the mess caused when a sewage treatment plant in Hooksett, New Hampshire overflowed and sent millions of plastic disks floating down the Merrimac River.

03/17/2011

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