Bay Park Sewage Treatment Plant

Bay Park Sewage Treatment Plant (Credit: CBS2)

Schumer: Extra Federal Funds Found For Bay Park Sewage Treatment Plant Outfall Pipe

Federal money has been found to potentially bring sludge from a sewage treatment plant on Long Island into the ocean instead of local waters, Sen. Charles Schumer announced Monday.

06/08/2015

Nassau County residents say noise from generators at a sewage treatment plant have become a nuisance. (Credit: CBS2)

Nassau County Residents Say Noisy Generators Are Rattling Their Nerves

The generators were supposed to provide a temporary fix after Superstorm Sandy flooded a sewage treatment plant, but they’re still cranking out power and noise.

05/14/2015

Bay Park Sewage Treatment Plant (Credit: CBS2)

Long Island Leaders Push For Bay Park Sewage Treatment Plant Project

Local leaders are urging the federal government to come through with money for a much-needed sewage treatment plant project on Long Island.

02/12/2015

Bay Park Sewage Treatment Plant (Credit: CBS2)

NYS To Fund Major Water, Sewage Projects On Long Island

Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced the state will spend nearly half a billion dollars on Long Island for water and sewage projects, including $383 million to help get homes in Suffolk County hooked up to sewers.

10/28/2014

The coast guard picks up a football from the water on October 31, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Allison Joyce/Getty Images)

Study: Sandy Dumped 11B Gallons Of Sewage Into Waterways

The sewage spilled into surrounding waters and even some city streets, most of it in New York City and northern New Jersey.

04/30/2013

Long Island Post-Sandy Sewage

Raw Sewage Still Plagues Long Island Homes 5 Weeks After Sandy

It was one of the most dangerous environmental side effects of Superstorm Sandy – crippled sewage treatment plants sent raw waste into homes.

12/04/2012

Street Buckled Due To Sewage Inundation (credit: CBS 2)

Some Homes Condemned Following Raw Sewage Leak On Long Island’s South Shore

The biggest breach took place at the Bay Park sewage treatment facility where a nine foot wall of water flooded the pumps. That led to the sewage inundation of more than 100 homes across nine South Shore villages.

11/12/2012

Sandy damage in Long Beach (credit: CBS 2)

Some L.I. Residents Ordered To Conserve Water After Sewage Plant Failure

Nassau County executive Edward Mangano on Tuesday evening ordered some residents to conserve water, as a major sewage facility for the Long Island county has been shut down following Superstorm Sandy.

CBS New York–10/30/2012