Public Notice

General Statute 143-215.1C requires that the owner or operator of any wastewater collection or treatment works to issue a press release when an untreated wastewater discharge of 1,000 gallons or more reaches surface water.

In accordance with that regulation, the following news release has been prepared and issued to media in the affected county:

The Town of Mocksville had a discharge of untreated wastewater on September 25, 2017 of an estimated 5000 gallons.  The untreated wastewater was discharged into an unnamed tributary located off of Highway 64 East that flows into Dutchman Creek.

The Division of Water Resources was notified of the event on September 25, 2017 and is reviewing the matter.  For more information contact Town of Mocksville at 336-753-6700.