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Port Washington Water Pollution Control District
October 2012  Emergency Repairs of Pumping Station F (Sunset Park)  Force Main

South Bound West Shore Road one lane traffic only till October 4,2012. Tanker trucks assisting in the pump station bypass operations will run from Lower Main Street, Shore Road to the Treatment Plant on Harbor Road until new section of the force main is installed. Estimated time of completion - early Thursday morning. 

July 2014   Sandy Hollow Road Siphon Line System replacement project awarded to G&M Earth Moving Inc. Construction slated to begin in late July. Notices will be delivered in advance to affected local residents to advise them of vehicle access and traffic flow. 
First Notice to Area Residents
Route Map of New Siphon Line

July 2013   District to seek capital financing for its Sandy Hollow Road Siphon Line System and Emergency Generators Replacement Project - Public Hearing Date Wednesday, July 17, 2013

Engineering Report

Existing Siphon Line Route Map and Proposed new route 
News Release
October 2016  There was an illegal discharge of fuel oil to the sanitary sewer system on October 17, 2016. The discharge reached the wastewater treatment plant and caused odor problems in the vicinity of the plant.  The District notified the NYSDEC's Spill Response Team and identified the source of the illegal discharge with their assistance.
January 2018   The Sunset Park Rip Rap Revetment Project will begin in February 2018. This project is funded by FEMA.
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