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GNWPCD Set to Host its Fourth “Shed the Meds” Event

Great Neck, N.Y. – The Great Neck Water Pollution Control District recently announced that it will hold its fourth “Shed the Meds Event” on Sunday, June 2 from 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

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New York Institute of Technology Class Visits GNWPCD

The Great Neck Water Pollution Control District recently welcomed New York Institute of Technology professor Burton Roslyn and his environmental site planning students to District headquarters.

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Nassau County Executive Laura Curran and Legislator Ellen Birnbaum Visit GNWPCD

The Great Neck Water Pollution Control District recently welcomed Nassau County Executive Laura Curran and Legislator Ellen Birnbaum to tour its wastewater treatment center and learn more about the current infrastructure projects underway at the District.

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GNWPCD Urges Residents: Don’t Flush Wipes

Great Neck, N.Y. (March 26, 2019) – The Great Neck Water Pollution Control District is reminding residents to avoid flushing wet wipes down the toilet and instead urging them to dispose of these materials in the trash.

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GNWPCD Welcomes Councilwoman Veronica Lurvey

The Great Neck Water Pollution Control District recently welcomed newly appointed Town of North Hempstead Councilwoman Veronica Lurvey to its state-of-the-art wastewater treatment facility.

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GNWPCD Commissioner Katz Visits Great Neck Synagogue

Great Neck Water Pollution Control District Commissioner Patty Katz recently visited members of the Great Neck Synagogue to discuss the numerous projects and initiatives happening at the wastewater treatment center.

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Reiter Sworn in as GNWPCD Commissioner

Great Neck, NY (January 14, 2019) – Following his successful reelection on December 11, 2018, Great Neck Water Pollution Control District Commissioner Steve Reiter was sworn-in for a third term at a recent Board of Commissioners meeting.

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Distinction Spotlights District as Industry Leader in Wastewater Treatment

Great Neck, NY. (November 15, 2018) – The Great Neck Water Pollution Control District recently received the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation’s (NYSDEC) Environmental Excellence Award, which recognizes projects that demonstrate state-of-the-art programs and a commitment to environmental sustainability, social responsibility and economic viability.

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GNWPCD Teaches Local Students about Wastewater Treatment

The Great Neck Water Pollution Control District recently welcomed students from Great Neck South High School for a tour of the District’s facility at 236 East Shore Road.

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GNWPCD Severe Weather Plan Works to Mitigate Impact of Potential Emergencies

Great Neck, N.Y. (September 21, 2018) – The Great Neck Water Pollution Control District (GNWPCD) continues to maintain an updated severe weather plan aimed at combating the potential impacts of severe weather at the wastewater treatment center.

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