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GWA ordered to fix busted sewer line

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by Michele Catahay

Guam - The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has ordered the Guam Waterworks Authority to repair a broken sewer main to the Northern District Wastewater Plant. The compliance order says GWA has two weeks to repair or replace the broken 36" diameter force main and eliminate any wastewater spills resulting from the break.

The order also requires signs warning the public of the sewage spill and create a barricade. It also requires GWA to submit its emergency response and cleanup procedures addressing future spills by the end of the month.

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