Class A reclaimed water is approved for irrigation and is safe for human contact. The overflow contained no raw sewage.
A community member called King County’s Wastewater Treatment Division around 3:45 p.m. to report an overflow near the Woodinville Pump Station, located at 12900 Woodinville/Duvall Rd in Woodinville.
County employees responded quickly and were able to stop the overflow by 4:20 p.m.
Staff notified regulatory agencies about the overflow and will work as needed with permitting agencies and jurisdictions on restoration.
Additional information about Brightwater is available on the Web at http://www.kingcounty.gov/brightwater.