FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 16, 2021 Contacts: Laura McMillan, email@example.comMartin Hain, firstname.lastname@example.org Save the Sound Win for Sewage-Free Waters in Westchester Federal Judge Declines to Relieve New Rochelle, Pelham Manor, Larchmont, and Town of Mamaroneck of Responsibility for Sewage Pollution; Save the Sound’s Case Can Proceed Mamaroneck, NY – Save the Sound announced today that […]
There have been over 164 government-documented sewage spills in Westchester County since 2010. That’s approximately one reported spill every three weeks, and we know of many more that have gone unreported.
There have been 99 documented sewage spills in Westchester since 2010…and still counting.
Save the Sound’s legal complaint alleges health risks and environmental harm from repeated release of untreated sewage.
Towns around Long Island Sound and all over New York State are plagued with sewage leaks from aging wastewater infrastructure. The need is dire. In fact, 61 out of New York’s 62 counties have applied for state funding to help pay for badly-needed projects to protect public health and keep beaches open. The problem is, […]
It’s pouring rain across our region, which makes this a great time to go outside and check to see how your local sewer infrastructure is holding up.
Fixing the sewers that are the main reason Westchester’s Long Island Sound beaches close so often is an expensive proposition.