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The Bethpage Water District Files Lawsuit Against Northrop Grumman

Polluter Must Pay for Treatment and Clean-up of Plume

11/19/2013 --

Bethpage, NY - The Bethpage Water District, represented by the law firm of Weitz and Luxenburg, P.C., announced that it has filed a formal lawsuit against Northrop Grumman Corporation in Federal Court. The suit charges that the aerospace company caused “irreparable harm” to the aquifer, which is the source of the community’s drinking water supply, by creating a toxic plume that affects the groundwater.

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Bethpage Water District Reminds Residents to Prepare Their Pipes Before Heading South for the Winter

Handy Tips For Winter Months

11/15/2013 -- Bethpage, NY (November 8, 2013) " As the warm weather comes to an end and the winter cold rolls in many Long Island residents find themselves heading to warm weather sites across the country. The Bethpage Water District Board of Commissioners William J. Ellinger, Gary S. Bretton and John R. Sullivan remind homeowners to check your water pipes before leaving for the winter.

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Ground Water vs. Drinking Water: Trust No One

11/14/2013 -- The quality of Long Island's water has been an ongoing discussion in recent days and for good reason. Everyone is concerned about their own health and the health of their families and friends. The good news is that the mission of public water supply everywhere is also the protection of public health.

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Bethpage Water District Drills New Well For Residents

Water Commissioners Announce Plans for New Supply Well

7/2/2013 -- Bethpage, NY (July 1, 2013) " The Bethpage Water District Board of Commissioners is proud to announce that drilling has begun on a brand new well in Bethpage State Park. The well, discussed since 2005, will be the districts ninth well and should be operational by next year

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Bethpage Water District Partnering with HomeServe USA to Offer Emergency Repair Service Plans

New Program Offers Protection for Water Service Line Breaks

1/25/2013 -- Bethpage, NY (January 23, 2013) " The Bethpage Water District is pleased to announce its new partnership with HomeServe USA (HomeServe), a leading provider of Emergency Home Repair Service Plans. As part of the agreement, HomeServe USA is offering customers within Bethpage, Old Bethpage, Plainview, Farmingdale and Levittown, access to low-cost water service line coverage. With recent water main breaks impacting Bethpage and surrounding communities, this protection plan offers a solution for residents to protect their finances from unexpected emergencies.

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