Bethpage Water District Blog

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Friday, October 13, 2017

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

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

Friday, September 29, 2017

BWD Response to recent radium detections at Bethpage Schools

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.

Friday, September 29, 2017

Bethpage Water District meets with elected officials

Bethpage Water District and members of Massapequa and South Farmingdale Water Districts met with U.S. Senator Schumer and U.S. Secretary of the Navy Richard Spencer to discuss the Navy/Grumman Plume

Thursday, June 8, 2017

Bethpage Water District responds to Bethpage High School Radium Concerns

The Bethpage Water District is committed to ensuring the safety of the drinking water for the residents and consumers in the District. The drinking water provided by the District to homes, schools and businesses is completely safe to drink and utilize.

Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Bethpage Water District Participates in Roundtable To Address Northrop Grumman/U.S. Navy Groundwater Plume

The Bethpage firehouse was recently the scene of a round table and open discussion regarding remediation efforts involving the Northrop Grumman/U.S. Navy Groundwater Plume.

Thursday, January 5, 2017

Bethpage Water District Swears In First Female Commissioner in its History

The Bethpage Water District proudly announced today that Teri Black, a lifelong Bethpage resident, has recently been inducted to the District’s Board of Commissioners.

Tuesday, December 20, 2016

District Optimistic About Water Infrastructure Improvements for the Nation Act

The Bethpage Water District applauds United States Senator Charles Schumer for advocating on the behalf of Bethpage residents and expanding the federal government’s role in enforcing the tracking and remediation of the Northrop Grumman plume.

Monday, November 7, 2016

Bethpage Water Represents Community at Drinking Water Symposium

Bethpage Water District Board of Water Commissioners, Superintendent Michael Boufis and Secretary to the Board Sal Greco recently participated in the Long Island Water Conference’s Annual Drinking Water Symposium.

Friday, September 30, 2016

Water District Defends Community at Joint Committee Hearing

Bethpage Water District (BWD) Superintendent Michael Boufis, on behalf of District Commissioners William J. Ellinger, John R. Sullivan and John F. Coumatos recently testified before the Health and Environmental Conservation Committees of the Senate and Assembly as the voice of the Bethpage community.

Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Bethpage Water Launches New Website

Bethpage Water District (BWD) Board of Commissioners William J. Ellinger, John R. Sullivan and John F. Coumatos recently announced their brand new website has officially launched.