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The Times reports today on the "slow boil" over water issues now playing out between Upstate communities and New York City. Ulster County, for example, has been pissed at the City for years. The county says that it's unfairly had to endure "development bans, flooded basements and ruined crops" just ... More >>
New York's mind is in the toilet. Carter Strickland, Department of Environmental Protection commissioner, announced a plan that would make Sir Thomas Crapper cry with joy: The DEP has planned an upcoming toilet rebate program to swap 800,000 NYC loos with water-saving models. That program would s ... More >>
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More refreshing without the natural gas drilling.While oil drilling has made a sorry wreck of the Gulf coast, another kind of drilling could threaten New York's water supply.
photo by Julie Bolcer You may have heard Mayor Bloomberg sing the praises of New York City’s award-winning tap water as safe and delicious. Now, the secret ingredient behind our superior bagels and pizza -- not that the Mayor would advise you eat so much fat -- has its own towering testimonial in ... More >>
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