(Kansas City, Mo.) – KC Water responded to a wastewater overflow near 10624 Bellefontaine Ave. on Thursday, May 2, 2019 at 9:10 a.m. It ended later that same day at 4:45 p.m. and resulted in an overflow of approximately 22,750 gallons of wastewater. Wastewater surfaced and entered a catch basin which eventually leads to Alex George Lake. The wastewater was highly diluted due to a rain event. Signs have been posted at the lake.
For more information, please contact Heather Frierson, at firstname.lastname@example.org, 816-513-0280.
KC Water maintains and operates water treatment and distribution systems, stormwater management systems, and wastewater collection and treatment systems for residential and business customers in Kansas City and for wholesale customers in the Kansas City area. KC Water is primarily funded by fees charged to customers based on their use or impacts on the three utility systems.