City hopes to scrub out rotten smell
Relief should come soon to residents in the south end of Edmonds
Last updated 1/24/2022 at 12:34pm
What's that smell in the Bowl? The one like rotten eggs?
For years, that's what numerous residents downtown have asked City officials.
Officials investigated: It's hydrogen sulfide gas released from a City-owned sewer mainline and private roof vents in the vicinity of Pine Street and Second and Third avenues south.
So how to rid the unwelcome, odiferous intruder?
Here's how: An activated carbon odor scrubber was identified some time ago as the most efficient and effective method of capturing and destroying the stench.
But now the money is in place, with the $400,000 cost covered by the Ci...