East Bay cities dump 125 million gallons of sewage in Bay

By Victoria Schlesinger

The EPA has ordered Oakland, Emeryville, Piedmont, Berkeley, Alameda, Albany and the Stege Sanitary District to replace decrepit sewage pipelines that are responsible for dumping 125 million gallons of sewage into the Bay since October. The heavy rains this season have helped expose the aged and rotting pipes, which cannot handle the excessive storm water. [Read more - San Francisco Chronicle]

Tags: Alameda, Albany, berkeley, Emeryville, , Piedmont, pipelines, sewage, stege sanitary district, storm water

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