Collapsed pipe leads to discharge of sewage in Nacogdoches
Updated: Sep. 22, 2022 at 10:36 AM CDT
Texas Commission Environmental Quality (TCEQ) has been notified and all required notifications have been issued to City of Nacogdoches officials. The city said the environmental threat is minimal as the overflow was mostly contained in the typically dry stream bed.
The city recently made some changes at the intersection of Page Road, the loop and Delia Drive that has made traffic flow more safely, but residents I spoke with think a better design is needed. The city’s plan for Loop 281 improvements is in the early stages and it will be some time before anything is set in stone.
“They said ‘well, it’s not the city, it’s you,’ said, ‘from your house to the road is your problem,’” she says.
Mary’s cleaned up many times, losing her carpet out of the home, and believes she’ll lose much of her furniture from exposure to the sewage.
The Pumpkin Patch Express is just one of the fun activities at the Lanes Chapel Pumpkin Patch this year. This is their eighth year and Stephen O’Neal, minister to students, said the proceeds go to different ministries around Tyler.