A sanitary sewer overflow occurred on the north side of East Second Street near Bluff Creek in Superior on Friday, July 5.

Superior’s Environmental Services Division personnel responded and stopped the overflow by stopping pumping at the lift station in the area. A contractor made necessary repairs to the force main and restoration of the area will be completed.

About 472 gallons of wastewater overflowed in the area.

The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources has been notified of the incident.