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Wastewater treatment

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

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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

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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

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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’?

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