Notice from Dept. of Public Works

City of Stanton

Department of Public Works

April 16, 2024

In accordance with its groundwater discharge permit and Part 31, Section 324.3112a of the NREPA, the City of Stanton is reporting a discharge of (untreated/partially treated) sanitary sewage to the ground in the vicinity of 300 S. Mill Street. The discharge also reached a small storm drainage creek that eventually leads to the West Branch Fish Creek. A discharge of an unknown quantity occurred within an 11 hour time frame between Saturday evening April 14, 2024, and Sunday morning April 15, 2024. The discharge was a result of a mechanical failure at the sanitary sewage lift station. The discharge ceased on April 15, 2024, and repairs have been made.