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WEU announces sanitary sewer overflows due to heavy rain, flooding from Ida

West Escambia Utilities today reported recent Sanitary Sewer Overflows in town due to heavy rains and flooding associated with remnants of Hurricane Ida.

The overflows include:

• Manhole at Intersection of Wilson Avenue and Ridgeley Street

• Manhole behind Trammell Street lift station.

• Manhole near 101 Greer Avenue next to beauty shop.

• Manhole at 97 MLK Ave.

• Manhole at 173 MLK Ave.

• Liberty Street lift station

• Bar screen at Fountain lift station (Location is a non-public area.)

• Manhole at Intersection of Wilson Avenue and Ridgeley Street

• Manhole behind Trammell Street lift station.

• Manhole near 101 Greer Avenue next to beauty shop.

The public is encouraged to avoid the areas.