In accordance with the Florida Department of Environmental Protection’s Public Notice of Pollution Rule (62ER16-1), the City of St. Augustine is providing notice of a raw sewage spill that occurred today, October 12, 2016, at the intersection of Old Quarry Road and Coquina Avenue in St. Augustine.
The sanitary sewer system overflow was contained by 1:00 p.m.
The overflow discharged to surface water at Quarry Creek, where bacteriological samples have been collected. The spill site is being cleaned and sanitized for bacteria and pathogen elimination.
Should you have any questions regarding this spill, please contact the Public Works Department at 904.825.1040.