Downtown Tampa came close to be buried in millions of gallons of raw sewage
Imagine if one-third of the city of Tampa’s sewage and wastewater was to suddenly start pouring into the downtown streets and the Hillsborough River.
Tens of millions of gallons a day.
Well, it almost certainly would have happened if city workers had not stumbled upon the problem while making an unrelated repair along the same line.
5:42 PM EDT June 21, 2019
5:41 PM EDT June 21, 2019