The survey completed for the month of February occurred on a partly clouded day with an average temperature of 62 degrees. Through the past week there had been no precipitation. The survey completed last year on February 19, 2016 had an average temperature of 40 degrees and it had precipitated .56 inches three days earlier.
The average RTA score for this survey was 2.22. The average score for last year’s survey was higher with the average score being 3.18. In the most recent survey taken C, D, and K received the highest scores, K received a 5 while C and D were scored as 4’s. Last year’s survey recorded RTA zones K and V as 5’s. Last year C received a score of 3 three while zone D again received a 4.
Zone K and L remain significantly littered.
The average clog rate for this month was 1.5 and in total there was 242 pieces of litter recorded . The average clog rate for February, 2016 was an average rate of 1.8 with 294 pieces of litter recorded.
Sewer inlet 192798, located at the bottom of the hill of Rising Sun Avenue, remains heavily clogged and has become even more clogged than when it was surveyed a month ago.
The drain next to it was also one of the most clogged inlets recorded in this survey.