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On leadership and the Fairfield stench

Updated: Sep 13

Bill Gerber writes about the noxious odor in the Fairfield Beach neighborhoods and the administration's lack of leadership in taking ownership of an emergency situation with one of the most vital parts of our Town's infrastructure - our public sewer system.

An aerial view of the Fairfield Beach area of Fairfield, Connecticut. The wastewater treatment facility (above right) has been emitting a strong odor since April 2022 when a digester broke after a buildup of pressure. RYAN CARON KING | CONNECTICUT PUBLIC

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