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Notice of Sewer Spill on Webbs Road:

On Friday, October 22, 2021 at 7:45 a.m. Lincoln County Public Works had a sewer spill at 7922 Webbs Road in Denver NC. Approximately 1,200 gallons of raw sewage spilled onto the ground surface only. 

Public Works personnel stopped the sewage leak at 9:47 a.m. and repairs were completed at approximately 2:00 p.m. Please be mindful of any traffic delays in the area. The Mooresville Regional Office of NC DEQ has been notified. No waterway, stream or lakes were impacted by the ground surface sewer spill.

Please check our website at for any additional information and updates or call our office at (704) 736-8495.

Reepsville Water Line Project:

Public Works is happy to announce that the Reepsville Water Line Project is scheduled to start on August 2, 2021. See the link below for further information and locations.

Reepsville Water Line Project


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