Articles Tagged ‘Sewage’

A Nassau County truck fell into a sinkhole in East Rockaway, further damaging the troubled pipes of Bay Park Sewage Treatment Plant. (Timothy Bolger/Long Island Press)

Nassau’s Bay Park Plant Diverting Sewage

One day after sewage from the Bay Park Sewage Treatment…



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…



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Heating Up: Long Island’s Global Warming Vulnerability

It was 70 degrees in Central Park and Islip on…



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…



Three of the 22 Press Club of Long Island awards won by the Long Island Press staff Thursday.

Press Wins Top Honors at PCLI Media Awards

The Long Island Press dominated the 2011 Society of Professional…



Toxic Seaweed: Wastewater and sludge flows from Nassau County Bay Park Sewage Treatment Plant has spawned mammoth swells of hydrogen sulfide-emitting seaweed in Point Lookout.

EPA Releases $11M To Fix Bay Park Sewage Plant

Following years of urging, and currently amid illegal discharges of…