State Spending $1 Million On Lower East Side Flood Protection ProjectAs part of the project, wetlands, which will act as a sponge to absorb storm water, will be built at East River Park, WCBS 880's Peter Haskell reported.
Bring Your Old Electronics To Be Recycled This WeekendIf you're getting rid of some old electronics, you may want to recycle them instead of tossing them in the trash. There are four drop-off locations this weekend run by the Lower East Side Ecology Center.

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