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Bethpage Water District Participates in Productive In-Person Meeting with U.S. Senator Charles E. Schumer (NY) and Secretary of the Navy Richard V. Spencer to Address Northrop Grumman/U.S. Navy Groundwater Plume

During In-Person Meeting With Secretary Spencer, Schumer Raised Crucial Need for Toxic Plume Cleanup At Navy-Grumman Site & Said Navy Must Do More to Promptly Cover Water Districts’ Costs

10/13/2017 -- Alongside Navy Secretary and Michael Boufis, Bethpage Water District Superintendent, Schumer Again Presses To Contain Contamination, Speed-Up Payments & Encourage More Navy-Northrop Grumman Cooperation and Information Sharing Schumer: Grumman Plume Meeting Marks Rare Opportunity For Local Water Districts To Speak Directly With Navy Secretary & Advance Clean-Up Efforts

BWD Response to recent radium detections at Bethpage Schools

9/29/2017 -- In response to the press release confirming the presence of radium in the groundwater near the Bethpage High School and Central Boulevard Elementary School, we would like everyone within our District to know that the ground water is not the same as the drinking water.