DUBUQUE, IOWA – Wednesday morning’s heavy rain event caused sanitary sewer overflows on West Locust Street and Rosedale Avenue.

The City of Dubuque Public Works Department staff discovered the overflow at Rosedale and West Locust at 7:30 a.m. Wednesday morning. The Public Works Department is currently working to eliminate the overflows.

The Iowa Department of Natural Resources cautions people to keep their children and pets away from the noted area, which is posted, for 48 hours.

For more information, contact the Iowa Department of Natural Resources’ Manchester Field Office at 563-927-2640 or John Klostermann at 563-589-4250.

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