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Posted on: March 16, 2023

Sewage main in west Fillmore

Picture of the City of Fillmore's Water Treatment Facility

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:

City of Fillmore

Update on sewage main failure in west Fillmore

FILLMORE, CALIFORNIA – March 16, 2023 – 4:00 P.M. A sewer main in west Fillmore suffered an apparent failure last night near the intersection of C Street and Ventura Street (Highway 126). Once mobilized, crews will be working from 9:00 p.m. to 5:00 a.m. and 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. in the number two westbound lane on the northside of Highway 126 and lane closures will be set up to keep the workers safe. Both eastbound lanes and the number one westbound lane are expected to remain open to traffic. Please plan for and expect some delays when traveling in and near this area. Additional information will be provided to the public once available.

The Ventura County Environmental Health Division was informed of this matter. Additional information will be provided to the public once available.

For questions and further information regarding this incident, please contact Troy Spayd, Municipal Services Director/ Utilities Engineer at 805-524-3701 ext. 232 or via email at tspyad@fillmoreca.gov.

Please visit www.fillmoreca.com and follow us on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and LinkedIn.

Community Contact:

Name: Erika Herrera-Terriquez

Title: Assistant City Manager

Phone: 805-946-1712

Email: eherrera@fillmoreca.gov

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:

City of Fillmore

Sewage main in west Fillmore

FILLMORE, CALIFORNIA – March 16, 2023 – A sewer main in west Fillmore suffered an apparent failure last night near the intersection of C Street and Ventura Street (SR 126). Crews rerouted the flow of wastewater through other sewer mains, and are now in the process of cleaning near manholes and sewer grates in the area. Ventura Street remains open for traffic. The Ventura County Environmental Health Division was informed. Additional information will be provided to the public once available.

For questions and further information regarding this incident, please contact Troy Spayd, Municipal Services Director/ Utilities Engineer at 805-524-3701 ext. 232 or via email at tspyad@fillmoreca.gov.

Please visit www.fillmoreca.com and follow us on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and LinkedIn.

Community Contact:

Name: Erika Herrera-Terriquez

Title: Assistant City Manager

Phone: 805-946-1712

Email: eherrera@fillmoreca.gov

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