Sewer Work Continues
City Spending $1 Million Annually To Rehabilitate Pipes
Posted: December 17, 2012 at 5 a.m.
Few things last forever. Concrete and clay sewer pipes are among those things that don’t. Much of the sewer pipe running under city streets in older sections of Rogers are in serious need of rehabilitation, said Rogers Water Utilities officials.
At A Glance
Residents can help prevent clogged sewer lines by remembering a toilet is not trash can.
Things that shouldn’t be flushed:
• Baby diapers
• Baby wipes
• Rags or towels
• Cotton swabs
• Swiffer-type cloths
• Cleaning sponges
• Plastic items
• Latex gloves
• Sanitary napkins
Source: Rogers Water Utilities
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