Caption

Atlanta inspecting, cleaning sewers at city park

The city of Atlanta’s department of watershed management has started inspecting and cleaning Peachtree Creek sewers at Atlanta Memorial Park. Work includes removing debris that could impact sewer capacity.

The city said the project is expected to be complete by the end of September, and it should not impact the park, which will remain open to the public.

The first phase involves the inspection and cleaning of twin 72-inch diameter trunk relief sewers within the park. Inspection and cleaning of a 90-inch diameter sewer, which goes from Northside Drive to Howell Mill Road, happens during the second phase.

The project is part of the department’s effort to address the area’s flooding.

Recommended for you

Recommended for you

Recommended for you

Most read

  1. 1 CNN’s Anderson Cooper debunks right-wing hurricane meme in nine-
  2. 2 Georgia Election 2018: Judges upholds electronic voting machines
  3. 3 Robbery victim shot after online date set him up, Atlanta police say

More from AJC