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Danbury, Connecticut: John Oliver Memorial Sewer Plant

A big green official John Oliver Memorial Sewer Plant sign stands next to the road that passes in front of it. Erected in Oct. 2020 to end a social media feud between the city and TV news comedian John Oliver.

53 Newtown Rd, Danbury, CT
East edge of the city, on the south side of Newtown Rd, a mile west of I-84 exit 8.
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John Oliver Memorial Sewer Plant.

John Oliver Memorial Sewer Plant

It's easy to access the sign.

[Liz R., 11/25/2021]
John Oliver Memorial Sewer Plant

Drove by a few days ago. There is construction on the property along the road. Did not see the sign.

[Annie, 01/19/2021]
John Oliver Memorial Sewer Plant

Danbury's City Council voted earlier this month to rename the sewage plant, "The John Oliver Memorial Sewer Plant."

[Brian Sweeney, 12/20/2020]
John Oliver Memorial Sewer Plant

As made famous in "Last Week Tonight with John Oliver," this plant was named for him as the result of a televised social media feud between John Oliver and the city of Danbury, Connecticut.

[Cory Notrica, 12/20/2020]

The city has erected a big, green, official John Oliver Memorial Sewer Plant sign right next to the road that passes in front of it.

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