Articles Tagged ‘Cedar Creek’

The scene outside Checkers Drive-In on Sunrise Highway in Massapequa following a visit from Hurricane Sandy. (Christopher Twarowski/Long Island Press)

Long Island Press Editor: We’re Here For You

It’s an eerie feeling, driving from town to town, village…



A clogged final tank at Bay Park Sewage Treatment Plant in 2011. Nassau County Executive Ed Mangano issued a Public Health Emergency Oct. 31, 2012 for those serviced by the facility, crediting a critical failure at the plant to Hurricane Sandy. (Christopher Twarowski/Long Island Press)

Nassau County Issues Public Health Emergency For Bay Park Sewage Plant

Nassau County Executive Ed Mangano issued a Public Health Emergency…



Ronald Stack, chairman of the Nassau Interim Finance Authority, left, speaks to the media during a public meeting in Uniondale, N.Y., Wednesday, Jan. 26, 2011. The authority voted unanimously to take control of the county's finances after it determined that Nassau will most likely run a deficit of more that 1 percent. The decision could eventually lead to a wage freeze for thousands of county employees. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)

NIFA to Mangano: No Deal on Sewer Plan

A watchdog panel that controls Nassau County’s finances is refusing to sign off on a key contract that would have paved the way for a…



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Heating Up: Long Island’s Global Warming Vulnerability

It was 70 degrees in Central Park and Islip on…



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Nassau Sewage System Privatization Could Flush County’s Future Down The Drain

Phil Franco won’t quit. Wearing a light blue jacket, a…



EMERGENCY: Sludge, other biosolids and waste inside the Thickening Building at Nassau County's troubled Bay Park Sewage Treatment Plant cement its bays and render much equipment useless due to gross mismanagement and neglect.

Bay Park Ranks Worst Sewage Plant on Long Island

The troubled Bay Park Sewage Treatment Plant earned a grade…