Washington D.C. Water and Sewer Authority (DC WASA) Sewer Overflows Settlement

On Wednesday, June 25, 2003, the U.S. Department of Justice, the Environmental Protection Agency, the United States and a coalition of citizen groups have reached a partial settlement of Clean Water Act litigation against the Washington DC Water and Sewer Authority (WASA), launching an extensive program to reduce illegal discharges of untreated sewage into the Anacostia and Potomac Rivers and Rock Creek.

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General Information

For additional information, contact:

EPA Region 3

Yvette Roundtree
US Environmental Protection Agency-Region III
1650 Arch Street (3RC20)
Philadelphia, PA 19103-2029
(215) 814-2635

EPA Headquarters

Sushilla Nanda
US Environmental Protection Agency (2243A)
1200 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20460-0001
(202) 564-4088

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