Sewage Notification System Plan

Sanitary Sewer Overflow (SSO) Public Advisory Notifications: No advisories in effect

When a discharge or overflow occurs, The City of Methuen sends out a public advisory notification. On business days, this website will be updated within 2 hours of the notification. During weekends or holidays, this web page will be updated on the next business day.

You can also see a list of discharge and overflow events on the Mass DEP website.

This list is updated within 24 hours of when the public advisory notification is sent. Enter "Methuen Department of Public Works" in the Permittee field and click "Search".

The fastest way to get information is to sign up to receive public advisory notifications. You can sign up for these notifications by either:

  • Email Stephen Gagnon in the DPW with your contact information or
  • Call the DPW at 978-983-8545 with your contact information

For additional information, please visit the Massachusetts 314 CMR 16.00: Notification Requirements to Promote Public Awareness of Sewage Pollution page.