Hermine Aftermath: Sarasota County

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  • Sarasota bracing for Hermine’s impact; residents asked to conserve water
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  • Sarasota County is asking residents to conserve water to reduce the volume entering our sewer system. The county has 680 lift stations plus four water reclamation/treatment facilities that combine to treat more than 17 MILLION gallons a day, and they are operating at full capacity. This is expected to continue to last for at least the next 24 hours as the severe weather sticks around. County crews are working around the clock monitoring and addressing issues. Residences and businesses that experience any back flow into their properties should call 941-861-5000 for information about reporting the incident and filing a claim.


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