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Maiden’s Cove and Glen Beach reopen to the public<p>​</p><p>The two beaches were temporarily closed on Friday 30 July 2021 after a collapsed collector sewer caused an overflow onto the beach. </p><p>The overflow was stopped the very same day at 16:50. The repair of the collapsed sewer line has started and will be complete within two weeks, if all goes as planned.</p><p>The City Health Department conducted an assessment of Maidens Cove Beach and Glen Beach yesterday, Tuesday 3 August, and advised that the beaches can reopen to the public. </p><p>When the incident occurred, various City departments were activated to respond. This includes taking samples to confirm if there is any risk to the public. Warning signage was also erected. </p><p>A suction tanker was commissioned to relieve the overflow and contain the spillage in preparation for the maintenance team to do the repairs.</p><p>We appreciate the public's cooperation during this time.</p><p><br><strong>End</strong><br></p>2021-08-02T22:00:00ZGP0|#1d539e44-7c8c-4646-887d-386dc1d95d70;L0|#01d539e44-7c8c-4646-887d-386dc1d95d70|City news;GTSet|#62efe227-07aa-45e7-944c-ceebacca891dGP0|#2b7cff2e-ee7f-4430-836c-97effe0dc5ce;L0|#02b7cff2e-ee7f-4430-836c-97effe0dc5ce|Glen beach;GTSet|#2e3de6c1-9951-4747-8f53-470629a399bb;GP0|#46af5bb7-99ae-4b10-a9ad-107fd0405e18;L0|#046af5bb7-99ae-4b10-a9ad-107fd0405e18|Temporary closure;GPP|#e15817f0-a06d-4952-a680-45c6fdfea7d410

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