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Notification of Sanitary Sewer Overflows (SSOs): Mobile Hwy. & Edison Drive...Click Here

Current Status: Alert Active
Friday, October 19, 2018
10:57 am CDT

Through an abundance of caution, ECUA is issuing the following public notice: 

A Sanitary Sewer Overflow -SSO- occurred on October 18 at 9733 Pickwood Drive due to a broken sewer main.  The overflow was estimated at 3,150 gallons, of which 2,250 gallons were collected at the site by vacuum truck and transported to an ECUA water reclamation facility for proper treatment and disposal.  Bacteriological sampling has been initiated.  

ECUA crews ensured that the overflow area was cleaned and disinfected with a biocide agent that abated any contamination concerns, per State protocol.  In accordance with standard operating procedure, the ECUA notified the State Warning Point, the Escambia County Health Department and the Florida Department of Environmental Protection.

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For more information, customers may contact ECUA Customer Service at (850) 476-0480 for assistance.

 

Precautionary Boil Water Notice: W. Detroit Blvd area...Click Here

Current Status: Alert Lifted
Tuesday, October 16, 2018
09:44 am CDT

Update: 10-18-18, 9:10 a.m.  Effective immediately, the Precautionary Boil Water Notice (PBWN) issued by the Emerald Coast Utilities Authority (ECUA) for this area has been lifted. Results of two independent bacteriological samples have both returned as clear.

 

Effective immediately, a Precautionary Boil Water Notice -PBWN- has been issued by the Emerald Coast Utilities Authority to customers located in the following area:

 

  • W. Detroit Blvd., from 893 W. Detroit Blvd. west to Cove Ave.
  • Jarmen Ln., from Detroit Blvd. to Barmel St.
  • Fowler Ave., from Detroit Blvd. to Barmel St.
  • Durand Ave., from Detroit Blvd. to Elliot St.
  • Ranger Dr., from Detroit Blvd. to Elliot St.
  • Groveland Ave., north of Elliott St.

 

This notice is being issued after repairs were made to a 6-inch water main. Precautionary Boil Water Notices are issued as a part of the standard protocol following any loss of water pressure, whether as a result of planned maintenance activities or unscheduled repairs.  Residents located in the specified PBWN area are advised to boil water for one minute at a rolling boil or to use 8 drops of regular unscented household bleach per gallon of water, for water to be used for drinking or cooking purposes.  Two independent bacteriological samples have been initiated and the advisory will be lifted as soon as possible. This process routinely takes 48 hours.

 

ECUA crews completed the repairs to the main and have flushed out the lines.  Residents are advised that there is a possibility of discolored water as a result of the utility work, and to flush their home’s plumbing by running their taps for a few minutes.  If problems persist, customers are asked to contact ECUA Customer Service at 850-476-0480 for assistance.  Precautionary boil water notice guidelines are available on the ECUA website at http://www.ecua.fl.gov/water-quality/boil-water-notices-and-why-we-issue-them

For more information, customers may contact ECUA Customer Service at (850) 476-0480 for assistance.

 

Notification of Sanitary Sewer Overflows (SSOs): Mobile Hwy. & Edison Drive...Click Here

Current Status: Alert Cancelled
Monday, October 15, 2018
04:42 pm CDT

Through an abundance of caution, ECUA is issuing the following public notice: 

A Sanitary Sewer Overflow -SSO- occurred on October 13 at the intersection of Mobile Hwy. & Edison Drive (manhole # 9927) due to grease blockage in the sewer main.  The overflow was estimated at 1,500 gallons, of which 300 gallons were collected at the site by vacuum truck and transported to an ECUA water reclamation facility for proper treatment and disposal.  The overflow was contained on site and bacteriological sampling has been initiated.  

ECUA crews ensured that the overflow area was cleaned and disinfected with a biocide agent that abated any contamination concerns, per State protocol.  In accordance with standard operating procedure, the ECUA notified the Escambia County Health Department and the Florida Department of Environmental Protection.

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For more information, customers may contact ECUA Customer Service at (850) 476-0480 for assistance.

 

Precautionary Boil Water Notice: Portion of N. Palafox Street and Area

Current Status: Alert Cancelled
Sunday, October 14, 2018
07:30 pm CDT

Update: 10-17-18, 3:00 p.m.  Effective immediately, the Precautionary Boil Water Notice (PBWN) issued by the Emerald Coast Utilities Authority (ECUA) for this area has been lifted. Results of two independent bacteriological samples have both returned as clear.

 

Effective immediately, a Precautionary Boil Water Notice -PBWN- has been issued by the Emerald Coast Utilities Authority to customers located in the following area:

  • N. Palafox St., between I-10 and E. Pinestead Rd.,
  • W. Burgess Rd., between Pensacola Blvd. and N. Palafox St.;
  • The Palafox Landing Apts.
  • Flagler Dr.
  • Richard Rd.
  • Myrtlewood Dr.
  • Todd Dr.
  • Taft Dr.
  • Maxam St.
  • Terry Dr.
  • Owens St.
  • Westmont St.
  • Whitehead Dr.     

This notice is being issued after repairs were made to a 6-inch water main. Precautionary Boil Water Notices are issued as a part of the standard protocol following any loss of water pressure, whether as a result of planned maintenance activities or unscheduled repairs.  Residents located in the specified PBWN area are advised to boil water for one minute at a rolling boil or to use 8 drops of regular unscented household bleach per gallon of water, for water to be used for drinking or cooking purposes.  Two independent bacteriological samples have been initiated and the advisory will be lifted as soon as possible. This process routinely takes 48 hours.

ECUA crews completed the repairs to the main and have flushed out the lines.  Residents are advised that there is a possibility of discolored water as a result of the utility work, and to flush their home’s plumbing by running their taps for a few minutes.  If problems persist, customers are asked to contact ECUA Customer Service at 850-476-0480 for assistance.  Precautionary boil water notice guidelines are available on the ECUA website at http://www.ecua.fl.gov/water-quality/boil-water-notices-and-why-we-issue-them

 

 

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For more information, customers may contact ECUA Customer Service at (850) 476-0480 for assistance.

 

Precautionary Boil Water Notice: Wynnhurst Street...Click Here

Current Status: Alert Lifted
Saturday, October 13, 2018
08:10 am CDT

Update: 10-15-18, 10:15 a.m.  Effective immediately, the Precautionary Boil Water Notice (PBWN) issued by the Emerald Coast Utilities Authority (ECUA) for this area has been lifted. Results of two independent bacteriological samples have both returned as clear.

 

Effective immediately, a Precautionary Boil Water Notice -PBWN- has been issued by the Emerald Coast Utilities Authority to customers located in the following area:

  • Wynnhurst St., from 9th Ave. to Davis Hwy.

This notice is being issued after repairs were made to a fire hydrant, which was damaged by a vehicle. Precautionary Boil Water Notices are issued as a part of the standard protocol following any loss of water pressure, whether as a result of planned maintenance activities or unscheduled repairs.  Residents located in the specified PBWN area are advised to boil water for one minute at a rolling boil or to use 8 drops of regular unscented household bleach per gallon of water, for water to be used for drinking or cooking purposes.  Two independent bacteriological samples have been initiated and the advisory will be lifted as soon as possible. This process routinely takes 48 hours.

ECUA crews completed the repairs to the hydrant and have flushed out the lines.  Residents are advised that there is a possibility of discolored water as a result of the utility work, and to flush their home’s plumbing by running their taps for a few minutes.  If problems persist, customers are asked to contact ECUA Customer Service at 850-476-0480 for assistance.  Precautionary boil water notice guidelines are available on the ECUA website at http://www.ecua.fl.gov/water-quality/boil-water-notices-and-why-we-issue-them

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For more information, customers may contact ECUA Customer Service at (850) 476-0480 for assistance.

 

Precautionary Boil Water Notice: Stillbridge Lane

Current Status: Alert Lifted
Wednesday, October 3, 2018
07:47 pm CDT

Effective immediately, a Precautionary Boil Water Notice -PBWN- has been issued by the Emerald Coast Utilities Authority to customers located in the following area:

  • Stillbridge Lane 

This notice is being issued after repairs were made to a 6-inch water main, which was damaged by a contractor working in the area. Precautionary Boil Water Notices are issued as a part of the standard protocol following any loss of water pressure, whether as a result of planned maintenance activities or unscheduled repairs.  Residents located in the specified PBWN area are advised to boil water for one minute at a rolling boil or to use 8 drops of regular unscented household bleach per gallon of water, for water to be used for drinking or cooking purposes.  Two independent bacteriological samples have been initiated and the advisory will be lifted as soon as possible. This process routinely takes 48 hours.

ECUA crews completed the repairs to the main and have flushed out the lines.  Residents are advised that there is a possibility of discolored water as a result of the utility work, and to flush their home’s plumbing by running their taps for a few minutes.  If problems persist, customers are asked to contact ECUA Customer Service at 850-476-0480 for assistance.  Precautionary boil water notice guidelines are available on the ECUA website at http://www.ecua.fl.gov/water-quality/boil-water-notices-and-why-we-issue-them

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For more information, customers may contact ECUA Customer Service at (850) 476-0480 for assistance.

 

Notification of Sanitary Sewer Overflows (SSOs): 8420 Doris Avenue...Click Here

Current Status: Alert Cancelled
Monday, October 1, 2018
09:40 am CDT

Through an abundance of caution, ECUA is issuing the following public notice: 

A Sanitary Sewer Overflow -SSO- occurred on September 28 at 8420 Doris Avenue due to an excess of stormwater entering the sanitary sewer collection system. The overflow was estimated at 150 gallons.  An additional 8,020 gallons were diverted at the site,  preventing a larger spill.  The overflow was contained on site and bacteriological sampling was not required.  

ECUA crews ensured that the overflow area was cleaned and disinfected with a biocide agent that abated any contamination concerns, per State protocol.  In accordance with standard operating procedure, the ECUA notified the State Warning Point, the Escambia County Health Department and the Florida Department of Environmental Protection.

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For more information, customers may contact ECUA Customer Service at (850) 476-0480 for assistance.