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Naval Weapons Industrial Reserve Plant

Fearing Grumman water contamination, frustrated Manorville residents without access to public water ask Navy for relief

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“Every resident of the Manorville section of Riverhead worries every single time they turn on the tap." Kelly McClinchy of Manorville has organized residents in a campaign to get public water to their remote community.

Navy seeks to sample private wells in the area around former Grumman site

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The Navy is looking to sample private drinking water wells in designated areas near the former Naval Weapons Industrial Reserve Plant(NWIRP)/Grumman facility in Calverton to test for the presence of PFAs — per-fluoroalkyl and poly-fluoroalkyl substances, which have been detected in portions of the groundwater in the area.
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