A leak in the sewer pipe along Lincoln Park in West Seattle was quickly repaired by King County Wastewater Treatment Division crews within hours of notification on Sunday. The line and system are now fully operational.
StoryKing County Wastewater Treatment Division crews repaired a sewer leak near Lincoln Park in West Seattle on Sunday afternoon. Crew members quickly cleaned the trail and impacted beach. The pump station is now fully operational.
King County reported the leak to health and regulatory agencies, which are monitoring water samples.
King County wastewater crews notified nearby neighbors and posted signs at Lincoln Park Beach and Cove Park cautioning against contact with the water until testing confirms that the water is safe.
FOR MORE INFORMATION, CONTACT:
Marie Fiore, Wastewater Treatment Division, 206-263-0284