Manawatū District Council wrestles with 'rag monsters' in Rongotea's sewers

21 Oct 2019

A Manawatū town's struggles with "rag monsters" has the council flushing thousands of dollars more into the sewers to get rid of the problem.

The Manawatū District Council has asked residents to throw wet wipes, tampons and sanitary pads in the bin, rather than flushing them down the toilet, after months of problems with Rongotea's sewers.

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