Minor sewer line break fixed

The break occurred where the Sooke Campground tapped into the district main line.

  • Oct. 4, 2016 1:00 p.m.

The District of Sooke is cleaning up a small sewer line break on Phillips Road.

The break occurred where the Sooke Campground tapped into the district main line.

“It’s a minor leak, less than 1,000 litres,” said Rob Howat. director of development services.

Sewage went down a ditch, leaking into DeMamiel Creek.

The district is currently sampling the creek for

took sampling going to lab

Officials took samples of water from the ditch and creek to determine fecal coliform counts.

 

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