Sewer overflow reported in Marietta Sat.
by Damon Poirier
12:20 AM, Wednesday, October 01
A wastewater manhole overflow, resulting in about 290 gallons discharging into a tributary of Sope Creek, occurred at 9:18 p.m. Saturday at 571 Autumn Lane NE in Marietta. The overflow, which was caused by roots in the line, was stopped at 11:32 p.m.

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