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In Hartford, Connecticut, when it rains, it poos. And no, that’s not a typo.
Any time more than a quarter-inch of rain falls on Hartford and its neighbouring towns, it overwhelms the area’s antique sewer system – waste floods into basements and streets, as well as local rivers and streams. In total, this happens about 50 times a year, saturating the area with around one