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Town Begins Trash Pick Up Services, Thursday, July 1, 2021

June 22, 2021

The Town of Mount Olive will begin Household Garbage and Recyclable Pick-up on Thursday, July 1, 2021 in addition to Yard Waste       Pick-Up.  You household garbage pick-up will coincide with your current yard waste pick-up day as follows:

Household Garbage & Yard Waste East Side

Monday - South East - Section 3 on Trash Pick-Up Map

Tuesday - North East - Section 2 on Trash Pick-Up Map

Recyclables will be every other Wednesday beginning on July 7, 2021.

Household Garbage & Yard Waste West Side

Thursday - North West - Section 1 on Trash Pick-Up Map

Friday - South West - Section 4 on Trash Pick-Up Map

Recyclables will be every other Wednesday beginning on July 14, 2021.

YOUR NEW TRASH CARTS ARE BEING DELIVERED, PLEASE DO NOT USE UNTIL JULY 1, 2021

NC WASTE TRASH CARTS WILL BE PICKED UP ON THURSDAY, JUNE 24 & FRIDAY, JUNE 25, 2021

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Sanitary Sewer Spill Press Release June 3, 2021

June 04, 2021

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 House Bill 1160, which the General Assembly enacted in July 1999, requires those municipalities, animal operations, industries and others who operate waste handling systems issue news releases when a waste spill of 1,000 gallons or more reaches surface waters.

In accordance with that regulation, the following news release has been prepared and issued to the media in Wayne County, NC.

The Town of Mount Olive had a discharge of untreated sewer from inside the Town’s wastewater treatment plant at 408 Wilkins Farm Road. The spill was discovered on Thursday, June 3, 2021 at 4:10 P.M. and as of Thursday, June 3, 2021 at 6:30 P.M. had stopped. A total of 8,250 gallons has been spilled.

The untreated waste entered the headwaters of the North East Cape Fear River. The spill occurred as a result of 2.0 inches of rainfall over a thirty-minute period in our area.

This notice was required by North Carolina General Statutes Article 21 Chapter 143.215C. For more information, contact Town Manager Jammie Royall at (919) 658-9539.

Smoke Testing of Sewer Collection Lines and Vent to Daylight Requirment

May 20, 2021

The Town of Mount Olive has been conducting smoke test on its sewer collection lines.  We have found buildings that do not have a sewer line vent to daylight (sewer vent located on the roof of your house)  When smoke testing is done this can cause pressure to buildup in the sewer lines.  Water can sometimes back out of the lines into the building.  Smoke can also escape from the lines into the building.  Please notify the town if you know of any sewer plumbing issues.  The Town of Mount Olive will continue some testing on Tuesdays and Wednesdays indefinitely.  

Should you have any additional questions please contact Glenn Holland, WWTP ORC at 919-658-6538 or 919-222-2158.

 

 

Sewer Line Smoke Testing

April 30, 2021

Starting on Tuesday, May 4, 2021 we will begin smoke testing our sewer lines every Tuesday and Wednesday indefinitely. The purpose of this testing is to locate any breaks or holes in the lines that cause inflow and infiltration into our sewer system.

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May 14, 2020

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