Update: RSA Sewer Leak, Eastover Parkway

5/12/2021

05/12/2021- 1:00 PM

Keaton's Lake Swim Advisory Has Been Lifted:  Members may RESUME swimming, boating or water activities for people or pets in the cove near the boat ramp on Keaton's Lake.

                                                           
LOWA collected water bacteriological samples on ‚ÄčTuesday, May 11 and sent them for testing, the results show that the levels are SAFE for water activities.


05/11/2021- 11:30 AM

Keaton's Lake is still under a swim advisory: No Swimming, boating or water activities for people or pets in the cove near the boat ramp on Keaton's Lake.
LOWA collected water samples on Monday, May 10 and sent them for testing, the results show that the levels are still unsafe for water activities. Testing will be conducted daily until the results fall within the safe threshold for swimming, boating, and water activities.

05/03/2021 - 3 PM
Keaton's Lake is still under a swim advisory:
 No Swimming, boating or water activities for people or pets in the cove near the boat ramp on Keaton's Lake.
RSA fixed the sewage leak yesterday evening (5/2). LOWA has collected samples and sent them for testing. Testing will be conducted daily until the results fall within the safe threshold for swimming, boating and water activities
 

05/02/2021 - 9 PM

RSA reported a sewage leak today, Sunday, May 2nd, in the 900 block of Eastover Parkway near the Keaton's Lake boat ramp. 

  
Keaton's Lake is under a swim advisory: No Swimming, boating or water activities for people or pets in the cove near the boat ramp on Keaton's Lake.
 
LOWA is monitoring the leak with bacteriological sampling and testing and will notify members when the lake water sample results return to the safe threshold levels for swimming and water activities
 

For questions or comments, please contact:
Nick Blankenship, LOWA Environmental Resources Manager. 
540-972-2220
nblankenship@LOWA.org