Brunswick County Public Utilities had a discharge of untreated wastewater from an 8” sewer force main that was struck by a utility contractor near Court 10, Northwest Drive, Carolina Shores, NC. The sanitary sewer discharge began in the afternoon of May 20, 2020, at approximately 1:25 p.m. County staff was alerted by the contractor and had completed the repair at approximately 4:30 p.m. It is believed approximately 30,000 total gallons was discharged and reached both a tributary of Persimmon Swamp and a golf course pond located along the 7th Fairway of the Carolina Shores golf course. This notice is required by NC General Statutes Article 21 Chapter 143.215.1C(b).
For any questions in regard to this notice please contact the following:
Deputy Director-Wastewater Operations
Brunswick County Public Utilities