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Resource ID: #8572
Subject: Pollution
Source: Maine Times (Topsham, Maine)


Maine Times reports on the problem Maine's municipalities are having with their sewage systems when it rains; rainwater runoff overtaxes the systems, causing them to overflow into streams and rivers; it would cost as much as $900 million to update the systems to prevent water pollution, Oct. 2, 1992.

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