"LAFAYETTE’S SEWER DEPARTMENT HAS BEEN WORKING ON A SPILL AT THE SHATTUCK INDUSTRIAL BOULEVARD LIFT STATION. AN ESTIMATED 50 TO 60-THOUSAND GALLONS OF SEWAGE SPILLED INTO CHATTOOGA CREEK, WHEN THE LIFT STATION FLOODED ON MONDAY. ASSISTANT WATER AND SEWER DIRECTOR WALLY MEEKS TOLD WQCH THAT A PORTABLE PUMP HAS BEEN SET-UP AT THE LIFT STATION AND WASTE WATER IS BEING PUMPED BACK INTO THE MAIN, TO PREVENT FURTHER OVER-FLOWS."

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