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After heavy rain Berkeley County reports area sanitary sewer overflows

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*Press Release*

Due to today's heavy rainfall, a few minor sanitary sewer overflows (SSO) have occurred in Berkeley County at five pump stations.

The following pump stations were affected:
 
·         PS003 - Bayshore Drive, Goose Creek
·         PS002 -  Liberty Hall Road, Liberty Hall Plantation, Goose Creek
·         PS014 - Henry Brown Blvd, Between Redbank and Liberty Hall Road, Goose Creek
·         PS032 - Janice Street and Ryan's Drive, Ryan's Creek Subdivision, Goose Creek
·         PS001 - Red Bank Road and Marrington Avenue, Goose Creek
 
 
Berkeley County Water and Sanitation crews are working to correct the system and signs are being posted in the affected areas to notify residents of the overflow.
 
DHEC officials have also been notified and upon correction, the areas will be disinfected and deodorized. 
 
Residents are asked to please avoid any standing water in these areas as a safety precaution.
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