September 7, 2016

29 million gallons of sewage spill into Tampa Bay after storms

Hurricane Hermine vacated Florida four days ago, but she left an unpleasant fragrance in her wake. Since the Category 1 storm brushed by Tampa Bay last week, tens of millions of gallons of sewage — much of it partially-treated, plenty of it raw — have been unleashed into the waters of Tampa and Boca Ciega bay and into watersheds all over Pinellas, Hillsborough, Pasco and Hernando counties. The total so far: 29 million gallons and […]
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