Mount Vernon To Take Action On Sewage-Filled Hutchinson River Amid Threats Of FinesThreats of heavy fines from the federal government have prompted action on a long-term pollution problem affecting a local river and the Long Island Sound.
Pollution Concerns After Dead Dolphin Found Floating In Hutchinson RiverWestchester County police officers pulled the dolphin out of the river just off of East Sandford Boulevard Friday afternoon.
Mount Vernon Faces Fines From EPA As Sewage Flows Into Hutchinson RiverA polluted river, a leaking sewage system, and an ongoing lack of political will have left a Westchester County community in hot water.
Fire Rages On Garbage Barge In Hutchinson RiverA garbage barge full of crushed cars caught fire Wednesday afternoon on the Hutchinson River between the Bronx and Mount Vernon.
Westchester Spending Millions To Prevent FloodingRecent storms have devastated parts of Westchester County and now some money is being spent to actually prevent that flooding.
Northern Westchester, Rockland, Putnam Counties Under Flood Watch; New FEMA Center Opens In White PlainsThe National Weather Service says an additional inch of rain is expected to fall Wednesday morning and that flooding along roads and low-lying areas may occur.