De Blasio Vows To Help Sewage-Impacted Homeowners In Queens 'Get Back On Their Feet'A Queens community is still trying to get rising sewer water out of residents' homes after a blockage caused a crisis over the weekend. Now, the mayor is vowing to visit with homeowners and provide real solutions
Demanding Answers: Why Did 311 Fail The Victims Of The Queens Sewage Flood?Queens residents still living in filth days after a sewage pipe backed up flooding their basements want to know why the city has been so slow to respond, and who is going to pay for the damage.
Sewage Flooding Nightmare Continues In South Ozone ParkHundreds of Queens residents are dealing with a sewage crisis the holiday weekend. City officials said a blocked 42-inch pipe near John F. Kennedy International Airport is to blame.
DEP Warns About Human Waste Leaking Into NJ's Shark River At BelmarIt's not summer yet, but a Jersey Shore beach could end up being closed for the season because of sewage leaking into the water.
Febreze Freshens Up Town After 'Poop Train' Wreaks HavocCarloads of the odor-eliminating products, produced by Procter & Gamble, were recently delivered to residents in Parrish, Alabama after a New York City "poop train" was hauled away on April 17.
Demanding Answers: Whitestone Families Say City Isn't Taking Sewage Floods SeriouslyFamilies in Whitestone, Queens have been cleaning up all week after a sewage overflow left a nasty mess in their homes.
Sewage Backs Up Into Basements, Ruins Property In Whitestone, QueensHomeowners in Whitestone, Queens are dealing with a stinking mess after sewage backed up into their basements.
Connecticut Aims To Clean Up Sewage Removal From BoatsState environmental officials are aiming to collect more than 1 million gallons of sewage this season from recreational vessels in Long Island Sound.
NYS To Fund Major Water, Sewage Projects On Long IslandGov. 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.
Bay Shore Residents Raise A Stink About Sewage SmellThe storm is over, but there’s a new problem in the air for Long Island residents
Park Slope Residents Gripe About Grime Backing Up In PipesResidents in Park Slope, Brooklyn, just blocks away from the Gowanus Canal, are complaining that a nasty brown substance is backing up into their sinks and toilets.