Mass. City To Spend $50M On Sewer Upgrades

Law360, New York (August 26, 2010, 3:45 PM EDT) -- Revere, Mass., has agreed to pay a $130,000 civil penalty and spend roughly $50 million to reduce illegal discharges of raw sewage from its wastewater collection and storm sewer systems.

The city's sanitary sewers — which are designed to keep wastewater separate from stormwater before the wastewater is transported to a treatment plant — have overflowed during numerous storms and on other occasions, resulting in untreated sewage that spews into rivers, creeks and brooks, according to a complaint and simultaneous consent decree filed Wednesday in the...
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Case Information

Case Title

Castleberry v. Daimler Chrysler Truck Financial et al

Case Number



Michigan Eastern

Nature of Suit

Consumer Credit


Thomas L. Ludington

Date Filed

April 13, 2010

Government Agencies

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