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WFLX FOX 29
Concern over debris in water near sinkholesinkhole opened up Friday and grew to 225 feet (68 meters) wide and 50 feet (15
WFLX FOX 29 / Posted 11 hours ago
sinkhole opened up Friday and grew to 225 feet (68 meters) wide and 50 feet (15 meters) deep, taking with it two homes, septic tanks and a boat. No one was injured. Guthrie said there was no toxic release into the air so the main environmental... Read more
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WFLX FOX 29
County leaders looking at TC bacteria issuesyears. "Poor soil conditions and int he wet season, high water cables that in
WFLX FOX 29 / Posted 11 hours ago
years. "Poor soil conditions and int he wet season, high water cables that in many cases infiltrate the drains fields of septic tanks," says Lapointe. He says he is working on a study with Port St. Lucie city leaders to find the source of the... Read more
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The Madison County Journal
D’ville approves amendments to zoning ordinancehas the authority to increase lot size or vary zoning district development stan
The Madison County Journal / Posted yesterday
has the authority to increase lot size or vary zoning district development standards to accommodate the need to use septic tanks and health department regulations. The GR zoning designation was changed to “R2,” the BR was renamed “MU,” and a... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Plumber back working after contracting flesh-eating diseaseFlesh-eating disease struck plumber back working after nearly losing his life
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 2 days ago
Flesh-eating disease struck plumber back working after nearly losing his life Standing knee-deep in septic tanks never cost self-employed plumber Mick Albanese a sick day in 42 years, but a spot of gardening nearly cost him his life. The Renmark... Read more
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The Pekin Daily Times
Officials worry about debris in water near Florida sinkholesinkhole opened up Friday and grew to 225 feet (68 meters) wide and 50 feet (15
The Pekin Daily Times / Posted 2 days ago
sinkhole opened up Friday and grew to 225 feet (68 meters) wide and 50 feet (15 meters) deep, taking with it two homes, septic tanks and a boat. No one was injured. Guthrie said there was no toxic release into the air so the main environmental... Read more
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Boston Herald
Officials worry about debris in water near Florida sinkholesinkhole opened up Friday and grew to 225 feet (68 meters) wide and 50 feet (15
Boston Herald / Posted 2 days ago
sinkhole opened up Friday and grew to 225 feet (68 meters) wide and 50 feet (15 meters) deep, taking with it two homes, septic tanks and a boat. No one was injured. Guthrie said there was no toxic release into the air so the main environmental... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Officials worry about debris in water near Florida sinkholesinkhole opened up Friday and grew to 225 feet (68 meters) wide and 50 feet (15
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 2 days ago
sinkhole opened up Friday and grew to 225 feet (68 meters) wide and 50 feet (15 meters) deep, taking with it two homes, septic tanks and a boat. No one was injured. Guthrie said there was no toxic release into the air so the main environmental... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Officials worry about debris in water near Florida sinkholesinkhole opened up Friday and grew to 225 feet (68 meters) wide and 50 feet (15
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 2 days ago
sinkhole opened up Friday and grew to 225 feet (68 meters) wide and 50 feet (15 meters) deep, taking with it two homes, septic tanks and a boat. No one was injured. Guthrie said there was no toxic release into the air so the main environmental... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Officials worry about debris in water near Florida sinkholesinkhole opened up Friday and grew to 225 feet (68 meters) wide and 50 feet (15
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
sinkhole opened up Friday and grew to 225 feet (68 meters) wide and 50 feet (15 meters) deep, taking with it two homes, septic tanks and a boat. No one was injured. Guthrie said there was no toxic release into the air so the main environmental... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Urban Wastewater for Food Security - Averting the Next Health Crisisare used in combination. Create market incentives to improve sanitation Treat
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
are used in combination. Create market incentives to improve sanitation Treating the pathogen-contaminated sludge in septic tanks and pit latrines receives scant attention and is severely underfunded in most developing countries. Yet,... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Tests of drinking water near Pasco sinkhole comes back cleanwith disrupted water service. But wells draw from the aquifer, which could have
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
with disrupted water service. But wells draw from the aquifer, which could have been contaminated by waste released by septic tanks of the destroyed homes, according to the Florida Department of Environmental Protection. They have not been so... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Pasco testing well water around massive sinkhole for contaminationhole and down to the water table might be contaminating their water supply. Wi
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 3 days ago
hole and down to the water table might be contaminating their water supply. With all kinds of chemicals and probably two septic tanks swirling somewhere in that 50-foot deep pool of debris, Pasco officials went door to door checking the local... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Water tested near Land O' Lakes sinkhole, no contamination foundif more testing needs to be done. Residents were fearing for their wells after
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 3 days ago
if more testing needs to be done. Residents were fearing for their wells after the two homes that were destroyed had septic tanks that fell into the sinkhole. "I woke up (Friday) to the Sheriff’s Office knocking on my door, telling me to... Read more
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Pembroke Daily Observer
Head, Clara, Maria mayor suddenly resignsDuring his brief tenure at County council, he lobbied vigorously against overre
Pembroke Daily Observer / Posted 3 days ago
During his brief tenure at County council, he lobbied vigorously against overreaching provincial regulations concerning septic tanks and pushed for council to adopt a non-denominational prayer by amending the procedural bylaw. One of the... Read more
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BC Local News
Strategies to fix toxic algae problem in Quamichan Lake to be consideredand other methods. The program could include requiring more nearby homes be co
BC Local News / Posted 3 days ago
and other methods. The program could include requiring more nearby homes be connected to sewer systems rather than septic tanks, having runoff management from properties built into zoning and building permits, and increasing the use of row... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Land O'Lakes sinkhole has stopped growing, officials sayto 250 feet wide and 50 feet deep. Many homeowners there use wells, and the co
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 3 days ago
to 250 feet wide and 50 feet deep. Many homeowners there use wells, and the county will test the water Monday to make sure septic tanks did not rupture and leak into the water supply. The Environmental Protection Agency will return Monday to... Read more
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Lake Cowichan Gazette
Strategies to fix toxic algae problem in Quamichan Lake to be consideredand other methods. The program could include requiring more nearby homes be co
Lake Cowichan Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
and other methods. The program could include requiring more nearby homes be connected to sewer systems rather than septic tanks, having runoff management from properties built into zoning and building permits, and increasing the use of row... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Residents wait for Pasco County sinkhole updateleft in the evacuation notice. Many homeowners there use wells and the county
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 3 days ago
left in the evacuation notice. Many homeowners there use wells and the county will be testing water on Monday to make sure septic tanks do not rupture and leak into the water supply. Nine homes will be tested on Monday and 11 more later this... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Orange Park council approves improvement projectstown that are not afforded that quality of life through a publc service. They a
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 3 days ago
town that are not afforded that quality of life through a publc service. They are required to maintain their own wells and septic tanks,” Davidson said. The town’s Capital Improvement Plan includes the following: Hanson noted in his written... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Sinkhole stops growing after swallowing 2 houses in Floridaincident because of possible septic tank issues and building debris. Guthrie sa
Houston Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
incident because of possible septic tank issues and building debris. Guthrie said that chemicals from at least three septic tanks are in the sinkhole. Cleanup will likely take weeks while repairs to the road and the damaged lots will take... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Florida sinkhole stops growing after swallowing 2 housesmaterials incident because of possible septic tank issues and building debris.
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
materials incident because of possible septic tank issues and building debris. Guthrie said chemicals from at least three septic tanks are in the sinkhole. Cleanup likely will take weeks, while repairs to the road and the damaged lots will take... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Sinkhole stops growing after swallowing 2 houses in Floridaincident because of possible septic tank issues and building debris. Guthrie sa
Savannah Morning News / Posted 4 days ago
incident because of possible septic tank issues and building debris. Guthrie said that chemicals from at least three septic tanks are in the sinkhole. Cleanup will likely take weeks while repairs to the road and the damaged lots will take... Read more
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International Business Times
Florida county's largest sinkhole stops growing after swallowing two homes county and homeowners wait a few more days before doing any recovery work. Gut
International Business Times / Posted 4 days ago
county and homeowners wait a few more days before doing any recovery work. Guthrie said that chemicals from at least three septic tanks are in the sinkhole because of which the area is being considered as hazardous. According to county records,... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Sinkhole finally stops growingincident because of possible septic tank issues and building debris. Guthrie sa
Daily Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
incident because of possible septic tank issues and building debris. Guthrie said that chemicals from at least three septic tanks are in the sinkhole. Clean-up will likely take weeks while repairs to the road and the damaged lots will take... Read more
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Perth Now
Sinkhole finally stops growingincident because of possible septic tank issues and building debris. Guthrie sa
Perth Now / Posted 4 days ago
incident because of possible septic tank issues and building debris. Guthrie said that chemicals from at least three septic tanks are in the sinkhole. Clean-up will likely take weeks while repairs to the road and the damaged lots will take... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Sinkhole stops growing after swallowing 2 houses in Floridamaterials incident because of possible septic tank issues and building debris.
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
materials incident because of possible septic tank issues and building debris. Guthrie said chemicals from at least three septic tanks are in the sinkhole. Cleanup will likely take weeks while repairs to the road and the damaged lots will take... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Sinkhole stops growing after swallowing 2 houses in Floridaincident because of possible septic tank issues and building debris. Guthrie sa
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 5 days ago
incident because of possible septic tank issues and building debris. Guthrie said that chemicals from at least three septic tanks are in the sinkhole. Cleanup will likely take weeks while repairs to the road and the damaged lots will take... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Land O'Lakes sinkhole becomes a hazmat situationmode — treating this sinkhole as a hazmat situation. “I say hazmat, because th
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 5 days ago
mode — treating this sinkhole as a hazmat situation. “I say hazmat, because this water has chemicals in it. It has septic tanks nearby,” Guthrie said in a news conference Saturday morning. Crews were treating the entire area as though it's... Read more
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Daytona Beach News-Journal
Sinkhole stops growing after swallowing 2 houses in Floridaincident because of possible septic tank issues and building debris. Guthrie sa
Daytona Beach News-Journal / Posted 5 days ago
incident because of possible septic tank issues and building debris. Guthrie said that chemicals from at least three septic tanks are in the sinkhole. Cleanup will likely take weeks while repairs to the road and the damaged lots will take... Read more
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ABC Montana
Sinkhole stops growing after swallowing 2 houses in Floridaincident because of possible septic tank issues and building debris. Guthrie sa
ABC Montana / Posted 5 days ago
incident because of possible septic tank issues and building debris. Guthrie said that chemicals from at least three septic tanks are in the sinkhole. Cleanup will likely take weeks while repairs to the road and the damaged lots will take... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
Sinkhole finally stops growingincident because of possible septic tank issues and building debris. Guthrie sa
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 5 days ago
incident because of possible septic tank issues and building debris. Guthrie said that chemicals from at least three septic tanks are in the sinkhole. Clean-up will likely take weeks while repairs to the road and the damaged lots will take... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Sinkhole finally stops growingincident because of possible septic tank issues and building debris. Guthrie sa
Adelaide Now / Posted 5 days ago
incident because of possible septic tank issues and building debris. Guthrie said that chemicals from at least three septic tanks are in the sinkhole. Clean-up will likely take weeks while repairs to the road and the damaged lots will take... Read more
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asianage
Govt can’t engage manual scavengers: Madras High Courthuman rights. The court also expanded the definition of manual scavenging to i
asianage / Posted 5 days ago
human rights. The court also expanded the definition of manual scavenging to include hazardous cleaning of sewers and septic tanks, apart from removal of human excreta. A division bench comprising Chief Justice Indira Banerjee and Justice M.... Read more
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Herald Sun
Sinkhole finally stops growingincident because of possible septic tank issues and building debris. Guthrie sa
Herald Sun / Posted 5 days ago
incident because of possible septic tank issues and building debris. Guthrie said that chemicals from at least three septic tanks are in the sinkhole. Clean-up will likely take weeks while repairs to the road and the damaged lots will take... Read more
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News.com.au
Sinkhole finally stops growingincident because of possible septic tank issues and building debris. Guthrie sa
News.com.au / Posted 5 days ago
incident because of possible septic tank issues and building debris. Guthrie said that chemicals from at least three septic tanks are in the sinkhole. Clean-up will likely take weeks while repairs to the road and the damaged lots will take... Read more
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KTLA-TV Los Angeles
Sinkhole Swallows 2 Homes in Floridato sleep tonight. Any bump in the night, you’re going to wonder what’s going on
KTLA-TV Los Angeles / Posted 5 days ago
to sleep tonight. Any bump in the night, you’re going to wonder what’s going on with your house.” The neighborhood uses septic tanks, not a sewer system — a worry because the sinkhole could expand to connect to a nearby lake, Guthrie said. “We... Read more
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The Columbian
Sinkhole stops growing after swallowing two houses in Floridaincident because of possible septic tank issues and building debris. Guthrie sa
The Columbian / Posted 5 days ago
incident because of possible septic tank issues and building debris. Guthrie said that chemicals from at least three septic tanks are in the sinkhole. Cleanup will likely take weeks while repairs to the road and the damaged lots will take... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
Sinkhole stops growing after swallowing 2 houses in Floridaincident because of possible septic tank issues and building debris. Guthrie sa
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 5 days ago
incident because of possible septic tank issues and building debris. Guthrie said that chemicals from at least three septic tanks are in the sinkhole. Cleanup will likely take weeks while repairs to the road and the damaged lots will take... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Sinkhole stops growing after swallowing 2 houses in Floridaincident because of possible septic tank issues and building debris. Guthrie sa
Chicago Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
incident because of possible septic tank issues and building debris. Guthrie said that chemicals from at least three septic tanks are in the sinkhole. Cleanup will likely take weeks while repairs to the road and the damaged lots will take... Read more
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5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville
Sinkhole Swallows Homes In Floridato sleep tonight. Any bump in the night, you’re going to wonder what’s going on
5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville / Posted 5 days ago
to sleep tonight. Any bump in the night, you’re going to wonder what’s going on with your house.” The neighborhood uses septic tanks, not a sewer system — a worry because the sinkhole could expand to connect to a nearby lake, Guthrie said. “We... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Sinkhole stops growing after swallowing 2 houses in Floridaincident because of possible septic tank issues and building debris. Guthrie sa
WSMV Nashville / Posted 5 days ago
incident because of possible septic tank issues and building debris. Guthrie said that chemicals from at least three septic tanks are in the sinkhole. Cleanup will likely take weeks while repairs to the road and the damaged lots will take... Read more
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CTV News
Sinkhole stops growing after swallowing 2 houses in Floridaincident because of possible septic tank issues and building debris. Guthrie sa
CTV News / Posted 5 days ago
incident because of possible septic tank issues and building debris. Guthrie said that chemicals from at least three septic tanks are in the sinkhole. Cleanup will likely take weeks while repairs to the road and the damaged lots will take... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Sinkhole stops growing after swallowing 2 houses in Floridaincident because of possible septic tank issues and building debris. Guthrie sa
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 5 days ago
incident because of possible septic tank issues and building debris. Guthrie said that chemicals from at least three septic tanks are in the sinkhole. Cleanup will likely take weeks while repairs to the road and the damaged lots will take... Read more
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FOX Carolina
Sinkhole stops growing after swallowing 2 houses in Floridaincident because of possible septic tank issues and building debris. Guthrie sa
FOX Carolina / Posted 5 days ago
incident because of possible septic tank issues and building debris. Guthrie said that chemicals from at least three septic tanks are in the sinkhole. Cleanup will likely take weeks while repairs to the road and the damaged lots will take... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Sinkhole stops growing after swallowing 2 houses in Floridaincident because of possible septic tank issues and building debris. Guthrie sa
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 5 days ago
incident because of possible septic tank issues and building debris. Guthrie said that chemicals from at least three septic tanks are in the sinkhole. Cleanup will likely take weeks while repairs to the road and the damaged lots will take... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Sinkhole stops growing after swallowing 2 houses in Floridaincident because of possible septic tank issues and building debris. Guthrie sa
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 5 days ago
incident because of possible septic tank issues and building debris. Guthrie said that chemicals from at least three septic tanks are in the sinkhole. Cleanup will likely take weeks while repairs to the road and the damaged lots will take... Read more
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FOX 5 Las Vegas
Sinkhole stops growing after swallowing 2 houses in Floridaincident because of possible septic tank issues and building debris. Guthrie sa
FOX 5 Las Vegas / Posted 5 days ago
incident because of possible septic tank issues and building debris. Guthrie said that chemicals from at least three septic tanks are in the sinkhole. Cleanup will likely take weeks while repairs to the road and the damaged lots will take... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Sinkhole stops growing after swallowing 2 houses in Floridaincident because of possible septic tank issues and building debris. Guthrie sa
KWWL Iowa / Posted 5 days ago
incident because of possible septic tank issues and building debris. Guthrie said that chemicals from at least three septic tanks are in the sinkhole. Cleanup will likely take weeks while repairs to the road and the damaged lots will take... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Sinkhole stops growing after swallowing 2 houses in Floridaincident because of possible septic tank issues and building debris. Guthrie sa
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 5 days ago
incident because of possible septic tank issues and building debris. Guthrie said that chemicals from at least three septic tanks are in the sinkhole. Cleanup will likely take weeks while repairs to the road and the damaged lots will take... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Sinkhole stops growing after swallowing 2 houses in Floridaincident because of possible septic tank issues and building debris. Guthrie sa
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 5 days ago
incident because of possible septic tank issues and building debris. Guthrie said that chemicals from at least three septic tanks are in the sinkhole. Cleanup will likely take weeks while repairs to the road and the damaged lots will take... Read more
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