Tag: Environment

Cuomo’s Plan to Study Long Island’s Water Woes a Baby Step...

Recently Gov. Andrew Cuomo came to Stony Brook University to announce a major initiative to address New York’s water woes. His proposal would allocate $6 million for a new comprehensive groundwater study for Long Island to further examine levels of saltwater intrusion and chemical contamination–essentially the byproducts of over-pumping our aquifer and not having enough sewers.

Pol Calls on Schumer, Cuomo to Secure Bay Park Outfall Pipe...

“We need some more financial assistance from our federal and state governments."

Brookhaven Passes Strict New Law to Protect Carmans River from Sewage

The town's amended code goes further than Suffolk County's current health standard to reduce the level of nitrogen in the waterways.

Former State Sen. Owen Johnson, 85, Dies

The veteran lawmaker served 20 terms in the State Senate representing the people of Suffolk County.

Hundreds From Long Island to Rally at People’s Climate March

“If we don’t change the way we are living...we are in for trouble."
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