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Wastewater treatment

Bellone: County seeking $50 million in economic development funds for cesspool replacement grants

If approved by the state, the funding would provide partial grant incentives for the replacement of about 5,000 cesspools with advanced wastewater treatment systems across the county.

Cuomo announces proposal for $2 billion to protect drinking water

The drinking water protection funds would provide, among other things, money for advanced wastewater treatment systems to address nitrogen loading on Long Island.

Suffolk Closeup Listen to Al — this farmer-turned-legislator knows his stuff

County Legislator Al Krupski brings to the table a lifetime of experience in farming, shoreline regulation and land use.

Suffolk’s wastewater treatment initiative: groundbreaking or ‘baby steps’?

Karl Grossman looks at Suffolk's slow attempt to move from standard septic systems to the advanced variety.