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District Election – 10/20/2014

The District election for Board of Commissioner will be held on December 9, 2014 from 3-9 PM. See the “Election Info” section in this web site for voter eligibility, absentee ballot information and polling locations.

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East Shore Road Construction – 10/15/2014

The intersection of East Shore Road and Vista Hill Road will be partially closed during the late evening for the next two weeks to facilitate the installation of a new Nassau County drainage pipe. This is the final step of construction to the new state-of-the-art water pollution facility prior to the county’s paving of East […]

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Editorial: A Slick Solution for Used Grease

Ever wonder what happens to the grease that’s left after the fast-food restaurant cooks your burgers and fries?

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Editorial: Sewer Plant Shows How Consolidation Can Work

Flash back to 1998.  State and federal officials were seeking to reduce nitrogen flowing into Long Island Sound.

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District Introduces Remote State-of-the-art Facility Monitoring Technology

Great Neck, NY (July 03, 2014) – An industry leader in sewer management and operations, the Great Neck Water Pollution Control District announced today the use of a Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA) system as an integral part of the District’s daily operations. The SCADA system is a unique asset management system, which allows District […]

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District Hosts NYS Elected Officials and Community Members at Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

Great Neck Water Pollution Control District Officially Opens State-of-the-Art Wastewater Treatment Facility Great Neck, NY (June 6, 2014) – The successful $60 million upgrade of the Great Neck Water Pollution Control District wastewater treatment plant on East Shore Road was celebrated today during a ribbon cutting ceremony. The District Board of Commissioners were joined by […]

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District Recognized for Leadership

Great Neck Water Pollution Control District Wins Prestigious Smart Growth Sustainability Award Great Neck, NY (May 01, 2014) – The Great Neck Water Pollution Control District’s (GNWPCD) commitment to protecting the environment has earned the 5.3 million gallon per day facility the prestigious Vision Long Island Smart Growth Award for sustainability. The multi-million dollar state-of-the-art facility […]

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Lawsuit Dropped Against the District

Great Neck Water Pollution Control District Proves Safe Levels of Nitrogen   Great Neck, NY (May 01, 2014) – The Great Neck Water Pollution Control District (District) is pleased to announce that the frivolous lawsuit against the District filed by Save the Sound, a Connecticut-based environmentalist group, was formally dropped today by the filing entity. […]

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Great Neck’s Wastewater Treatment Facility Implements Microturbine Project to Improve Facility Energy Efficiency

Great Neck, NY, (February 24, 2014) – As part of its ongoing commitment to being one of the most environmentally friendly operations in the country, the Great Neck Water Pollution Control District (GNWPC) announced today that it has officially started the initial construction phase to build a microturbine auxiliary and supplemental power source for its […]

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Fall 2013 Newsletter

Download the Fall 2013 Great Neck Water Pollution Control District newsletter!

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