Saw Mill River

(credit: CBS 2)

Saw Mill River Contamination Concerns Arise After Yonkers Warehouse Fire

Fire officials have received several complaints about a chemical smell in the area but so far an evacuation order has not been issued.

05/17/2012

Cleanup of the Saw Mill River near Elmsford, NY - Oct 7, 2011 (credit: Paul Murnane / WCBS 880)

Saw Mill River Cleanup To Continue This Week

With special permission from the state, Greenburgh and Elmsford work crews have been clearing debris that’s been clogging the Saw Mill River for years.

10/10/2011

Cleanup of the Saw Mill River near Elmsford, NY - Oct 7, 2011 (credit: Paul Murnane / WCBS 880)

Cleanup Of Trash, Downed Trees Begins Along Saw Mill River

Westchester County residents have complained for some time that the Saw Mill River is a major cause of flooding, especially after Hurricane Irene. Now something is being done about it.

10/07/2011

Sen. Charles Schumer (file / credit: Brendan Hoffman/Getty Images)

Schumer Wants Feds To Pay For Saw Mill River Dredging

After recent flooding, there is a new push by one New York senator to do something to prevent it in the future.

09/26/2011

Greenburgh Town Supervisor Paul Feiner (file / credit: Judith Ebenstein / Town of Greenburgh)

Greenburgh Acting To Prevent Future Flooding

Chronic flooding along the rivers in Westchester County has towns and villages fed up.

09/23/2011

Mahwah River (credit: CBS 2)

Orange, Rockland & Westchester County Residents Worried About More Flooding

Overnight rain water joined swollen waterways rushing to the sea. People who have just finished drying out businesses look at places like the brimming Saw Mill River with alarm.

09/07/2011

Sprain Parkway (credit: Paul Murnane/WCBS 880)

Northern Westchester, Rockland, Putnam Counties Under Flood Watch; New FEMA Center Opens In White Plains

The 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.

09/07/2011

Betty Iannarelli (credit: Handout)

Case Of Missing Westchester County Woman Continues To Baffle Police

“It’s driving me personally insane basically. She has vanished basically into thin air from our perspective. There’s no sighting, there’s no other leads,” Irvington Police Chief Michael Cerone said.

08/22/2011