Storm Water System

Issue summary

Flooding occurs around Quinobequin and other Waban areas after rainstorms due to a variety of factors including storm system overflows. In the document Library is the presentation of newton's plan - starts on page 5.


On several occasions in the past18 years, I have experienced sewer backup in my basement during severe rain storms. I've been told that this is due to the interconnectedness of the storm drainage and sewer lines under ground. I've also been told that the city has a long term plan for correcting this problem. I would like to know if this is being monitored by the Waban Area Council, and if so, if there have been any updates on the work.

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