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News Public notice from the Town of Franklin

The Town of Franklin had a discarge of untreated sewage from our pump station located at 3174 Wayah Road of approximaely 4,500 gallons.

  • The discharge was first discovered on June 10, 2013, at 9 a.m. and lasted approximately 1 hour.
  • The untreated wastewater entered Wayah Creek.
  • The spill occurred because of pump station failure, due to heavy rain.

This notice is required by North Carolina General Statutes Article 21 Chapter 143.215.C. For more information, contact assistant to the town manager Summer Woodard at (828)524-2516.


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