City of Coos Bay release – On June 28, 2019, the City of Coos Bay will be smoke testing the storm sewer system on South 4th Street between Elrod Avenue and Golden Avenue. This will help identify existing deficiencies with the sewer. During the tests, you may see smoke coming from vent stacks on buildings or holes from the ground. Please don’t be alarmed as this smoke has no odor, is non-toxic, non-staining, does not create a fire hazard, and will dissipate in a few minutes. Any questions can be directed to the City of Coos Bay Public Works Department at (541) 269-8918.