Manhole covers popping off

8/2/2008:

This recent summer thunderstorm once again caused the sewer system to malfunction. As has happened several times in the past along 14th Street, whenever a flash rain-storm occurs, manhole covers pop off due to the increased water pressure.

Overheard on the Live Hoboken Police and Fire Scanner, “14th & Willow, near the viaduct, manhole covers coming off, and a car crashed into one…”

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5 Comments on "Manhole covers popping off"


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Sidd Finch
7 years 25 days ago

[quote comment=”97122″]Too late. I just got back from White Mana. :mrgreen:[/quote]

Dude, you are gross! But then again, I’m jealous

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beerzgood
7 years 25 days ago

I live on 14th but, I’m in Florida.

Any update on this?

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9
7 years 25 days ago

Too late. I just got back from White Mana. :mrgreen:

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Reformerus_Gianticus
7 years 25 days ago

People- Please don’t flush your toilets until the storm is over. We have enough problems with dog poop.