North Mankato: Public shouldn’t be alarmed after 4.6M gallons of sewer water bypassed treatment plant last month

By |2018-07-17T13:05:43-05:00July 17th, 2018|

City Officials responded to public concern on Monday night after 4.6-million gallons of sewer water spilled into the Minnesota River following a sewer line collapse in North Mankato last month. With high river levels at the time, Mayor Mark Dehen says staff did a great job to prevent a much bigger problem. Spring Lake Park. "The early discussion was should we in some way try and inform the public and get them to reduce their water usage, in an effort to reduce the amount of spill that we were going to have. The discussion was, while we could do [...]