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City of Waukee Reports Wastewater Discharge Feb 5
Posted: 02/07/2013
WAUKEE – The city of Waukee discovered a discharge of untreated wastewater Feb. 5 caused by a leak in an air relief value in the force main. About 2,000 gallons of untreated wastewater flowed to a nearby creek.

The leak was patched Feb. 5 and permanent repairs were completed Feb. 6. Wastewater was pumped to a nearby lift station while repairs were made.