Sewage Spill In Connecticut River Closes Local Beaches To Swimmers, FishingAll beaches in the town of Westport are closed to swimming and fishing. Sherwood Island State Park is also closed.
State Senator Calling For More Oversight Following Park Sewage Leak Into East RiverA state senator in Queens is calling on local officials to have more oversight of parks after he said raw sewage has been leaking onto the East River for years.
Some Homes Condemned Following Raw Sewage Leak On Long Island's South ShoreThe 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.